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18 April 2014
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15 April 2014

Signalling Record Society

Welcome - Come on in

Welcome indeed, to the web site of the Signalling Record Society.

The Society maintains and shares knowledge of Railway Signalling and Operation in the British Isles and Overseas. Everything from the present day signalling to the earliest times.

We possess much archive material and have expertise which can assist members in their study and research on these topics. We publish books, photographs and drawings which may be purchased. Modern material is being added to the digital archive regularly and members are able to download some of the digital material free of charge.

Please take the opportunity to explore the site. Navigation links are provided in the bar to your left and more links are conveniently scattered about the pages.

Modern LED signal at Small Heath  Three aspect colour light signal at Darlington  Starting & Distant signals at Barnetby  Somersault signal at Dhu Varren  Railway Policeman

*** Latest News ***

Crewe: Speakers Announced
Private Railway Visit May 2014
AGM Visit to Didcot Railway Centre
Postage Charges Revised
East Lancs Visit July 2014

For any questions about this web site please ask, by email to the webmaster. That will help us to see what else should be on this site or otherwise improve the browsing experience for you.

Other questions about the Society and its activities should be addressed to the appropriate person listed on the Contacts page.

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Special Offers until 31st October 2014
Books sent post free to UK addresses! From 1st April until 31st October 2014 postage is free on Swift, Wagstaff, Plymouth, L&Y, Signalling Atlas and Signal Box Registers when sent to addresses in the UK.

Swift Sets Discount. Buy all 18 volumes of the John Swift series together for the special price of £104.65.