THE SIGNAL BOX

OVERSEAS

SPURR
Gen. Roca (Buenos Aires Great Southern) Railroad

by John Hinson

Spurr signal box
Photograph 12/69, from the collection of Dr. J W F Scrimgeour

A modern mechanical signal box at Spurr station The three doll bracket signal in the foreground gives access to a goods loop to the left and a branch to the right. The box also controlled loops and sidings at the other end of the station.

Spurr was between Bahia Blanca and Ingeniero White on the Buenos Aires Great Southern Railway.

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