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"Signal box, Droylsden Station, Manchester, 4 November 1929. "

3 2 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 24cm


"Signal boxes were usually on two floors. The control room was upstairs, and it had large windows all around to give as good a view of the track as possible. Most signal boxes only had one or two signalmen. These days, signalling is done from a central room controlling a large area."

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