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St Albans South Signal Box, Saint Albans

Description: St Albans South Signal Box

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 163511

OS Grid Reference: TL1553106891
OS Grid Coordinates: 515531, 206890
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7488, -0.3278

Location: 27 Ridgmont Road, Saint Albans AL1 3AG

Locality: Saint Albans
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL1 3AG

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Listing Text

St Albans South Signal Box

TL 10NE 24/305


1892. Midland Railway signal box of three bay type. Timber framed with weather-
boarded ground floor, outer bays containing small framed windows. 1st floor fully glazed
with two bays of 3 lights and one bay of 2 lights: small paned sliding casement windows.
Hipped slate roof. Wooden flight of steps with plain bannisters give access to 1st floor
side entrance. Iron bracketed balcony to front. This is a good unaltered example of a 3
bay Midland Railway signal box contemporary with the opening of the main line through to
St Pancras.

Listing NGR: TL1553106891

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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