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Shepton Mallet signalbox, detail view, 1962

Price £1.50

Description

A detail view of the signalbox at Shepton Mallet (Charlton Road). Photo believed to have been taken in Summer or Autumn 1962.

Features to note; six fire buckets, two on the verandah marked 'S&DJR' and the other (visible only on high res. version of the photo) embossed 'LMS'. Two-mantle gas lamp with pull-cords.

The S&DJR notice on the wall above the lower set of fire buckets is the same as that seen on the Glastonbury signalbox in WSHSD_2015_41_296.

Photo by David Milton. Copyright S&DRT. Our ref. WSHSD_2018_1_090. See also WSHSD_2018_1_083 for a general view of the signalbox.

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