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Signal Fact 31

In 1863 Charles Spagnoletti, Telegraph Superintendent of the Great Western Railway, devised a block instrument in which a disc swung to show the legend Train on Line or Line Clear in a little window.

Instruments of this type were still used by British Railways well through that organisation's life span!

Cork, Blackrock & Passage Railway

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In the list below the information is set out in tabular form, spread over four columns. The column entries are -

RailRef The Line Code used in RailRef system.
Line Detail The principal locations included within the Line Code. They are arranged in 'down' direction order. Locations shown are primarily stations and junctions to allow easy cross check against published atlases. Signal box names appear in italics where these are 'intermediate' to stations or have been shown to facilitate links from other pages on this web site. The inclusion of a station or junction name does not imply that there was always a signal box of that same name!
SBR The section reference used in the relevant Signal Box Register published by the Society.
ELR The corresponding Engineer's Line Reference(s). This will be blank for railways that never came within British Railways terms of reference. It will also be blank where British Railways had no surviving responsibility for infrastructure at the time the ELR system came into use.

RailRef Line Detail SBR ELR
ZP001 Cork Albert Street to Crosshaven
0m00c Cork Albert Street
1m44c deviation point (Marina)
2m02c Blackrock
  Ballinure
  Bessboro'
  Rochestown (1)
  Passage (1st)
  Passage (2nd)
  Glenbrook
  Monkstown
  Raffeen
  Carrigaline
  Crosshaven
(1) originally Douglas
   
ZP002 Cork pre 1873 alignment
   

 




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