A Contemporary Perspective On Lms Railway Signalling Vol 1: Semaphore Swansong by Allen JacksonA Contemporary Perspective On Lms Railway Signalling Vol 1: Semaphore Swansong by Allen Jackson

A Contemporary Perspective On Lms Railway Signalling Vol 1: Semaphore Swansong

byAllen Jackson

Paperback | December 14, 2015

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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 first volume covers the routes of the following companies: Midland Railway; Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway; Furness Railway; Glasgow and South Western Railway, and North Staffordshire Railway.

Allen Jackson joined the Royal Air Force as an apprentice. He subsequently worked on Cold War aircraft and later taught at an engineering apprentice training school. After leaving the RAF he worked for a manufacturer of bespoke computer systems before becoming involved with computerized systems for the fire and rescue services in the U...
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Title:A Contemporary Perspective On Lms Railway Signalling Vol 1: Semaphore SwansongFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 9.75 × 7.5 × 0.5 inPublished:December 14, 2015Publisher:The Crowood Press UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:178500025X

ISBN - 13:9781785000256

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