Railway Signal Frame; State Rail Authority of New South Wales; 2017.24

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Black Diamond Districts Heritage Centre Inc

Name/Title

Railway Signal Frame

About this object

Forged steel railway signal frame with signal levers. Secured to station house floor with black wooden frame around base.

Signal lever 1, painted red with plaque reading '1 UP DISTANT 12.4 3.2'
Signal lever 2, painted red with plaque reading '2 DOWN SECOND HOME MAIN 11'
Signal lever 3, painted red with plaque reading '3 UP SECOND HOME'
Signal lever 4, painted red with plaque reading '4 F.P.L 5 POINTS'
Signal lever 5, painted red, no plaque
Signal lever 6, painted white, no plaque
Signal lever 7, painted black with plaque reading '7 UP HOME'
Signal lever 8, painted white with plaque reading '8 F.P.L 7 POINTS'
Signal lever 9, painted white with plaque reading '9 KEYS FOR B.C.D E (the remaining two characters have been badly scratched and are illegible)
Signal lever 10, painted black, no plaque
Signal lever 11, painted blue with plaque reading '11 COLLY SIDINGS TO UP MAIN 19'
Signal lever 12, painted white with plaque reading '12 F.P.L 18 POINTS'
Signal lever 13, painted white, no plaque
Signal lever 14, painted blue with plaque reading '14 CONTROL UP MAIN TO No1 SIDING 7(15)'
Signal lever 15, painted black, no plaque
Signal lever 16, painted red with plaque reading '16 KEY FOR 6'
Signal lever 17, painted red, no plaque
Signal lever 18, painted red with plaque reading '18 F.P.L 13 & 14 POINTS'
Signal lever 19, painted red with plaque reading '19 UP HOME'
Signal lever 20, painted red with plaque painted black reading ' 20 KEY FOR E.'

Maker

State Rail Authority of New South Wales

Maker Role

Creator

Medium and Materials

Forged steel structure and lever. Painted wood around base

Inscription and Marks

Signal lever tracks marked 1 F/11. Details of each signal lever plaque can be found in the brief description

Measurements

Height 1361mm
Width 2840mm
Depth 1215mm

Object Type

Railway Signal Frame

Object number

2017.24

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

 

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