Track circuits had been fitted to all running lines by the early 1920s, and the box equipped with illuminated diagrams showing the ... These yard boxes supervised the admission of trains to the platforms, and Crowsa#39; Nest also worked the connecting line to Waterloo junction. ... and were used to marshal trains in the days of four-wheel coaches (and also to turn horseboxes and carriage trucks off trains).
|Author||:||Alan Arthur Jackson|
|Publisher||:||David & Charles Publishers - 1985-09|