THE SIGNAL BOX

OVERSEAS

ALTO CORDOBA
Gen. Belgrano (Cordoba Central) Railroad

by John Hinson

Signals at Alton Cordoba
Photograph from the collection of Dr. J W F Scrimgeour

A fine gantry of signals at Alto Cordoba across the metre gauge lines of the Gen. Belgrano Railroad. The structure and the signal arms are all-metal. Note that some arms are ringed whilst some others are lettered. All are lower-quadrant arms, which is the norm in Argentina.

Beyond can be seen the rendered signal box, built in the style of the Railway Signal company, which carries an advertisement hording on the end Beyond the box is Alto Cordoba station.

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