Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway


Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway

Click or tap the thumbnail for a description and photograph of each listed signal box. These are, in some cases, supplemented by other related pictures of the same box, denoted by the following icons:

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Only one proper signal box was ever provided on the this narrow gauge railway – all other signalling was controlled by ground frames.

Castle Caereinion

This box was constructed by Tyer & Co., and despite closure as long ago as 1911 it has survived to be the sole representative of their architecture.

The W&LLR became part of the Great Western Railway in 1923. The line closed in 1956 but was re-opened in 1963 as a tourist railway.


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