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Contemporary Perspective on LMS Railway Signalling Vol 2 - Semaphore Swansong

By Allen Jackson

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ISBN: 9781785000720
PUBLISHED (THIS EDITION): 02/11/2015
PAGES: 192
BINDING: Paperback
SIZE: 246x189 mm
INSIDE: 400 colour photographs

For over 150 years Britain's railways have relied on a system of semaphore signalling, but by 2020, all semaphore signals and lineside signal boxes will be gone. In his previous book, author Allen Jackson covered the GWR lines; here, he continues his journey by providing a pictorial record of the last operational signalling and infrastructure on Britain's railway network, as it applied to the former London, Midland and Scottish Railway (and lines owned jointly with other companies).

This second volume covers the routes of the following companies:

  • London and North Western Railway
  • Caledonian Railway
  • Highland Railway

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" It is again a useful record of what will be history in a few years time, while modellers can find some helpful views of how to integrate semaphore signalling on a modern layout. "
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Reviewed By: Rail Express Modeller

" This well-presented book does what it says on the cover: it is indeed a "Contemporary Perspective on LMS Railway Signalling". "
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Reviewed By: The Caledonian Railway Association

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