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Whelley Junction
Photo: Peter Worthington
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Item #: 21687
1963. Looking north from Whelley Jct.

Comment by: flaggy delf on 23rd October 2012 at 11:48

Hard to believe what it was like when you stand there now with just the old base of the box and trees alround. Great sequence of pics Peter.

Comment by: allan barton on 25th April 2020 at 12:48

i dug on this site a few years ago. and found an old cheery blossom tim containing three keys inside one was brass, i also found the old cast iron stove but someone took it there is a lot to be found on the steep side of the hill.plenty of old grey batterys.i also found a bridge plate with a small corner chipped off.i often wondered what life was like inside the signal box is the man peter worthington and has he put them on.i was talking to a bloke who lives near the signal box.and he says he used to go in and have a chat many times.thank god for photos.

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