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TRACK LAYOUT DIAGRAMS

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TRACK LAYOUT DIAGRAMS

This section of the web site contains an assortment of track layout diagrams. Some are associated with other pages on this web site but many unrelated ones are being added from time to time. Most are drawings, but there are a few photographs of the original box diagrams - these are identified in the lists below by the symbol ¶.

There are currently 1040 diagrams available here for viewing. British locations are grouped by pre-1923 railway company, irrespective of date. Overseas locations are grouped by country. Please use the search boxes (right) to find those of interest to you.

My own diagrams follow a convention of colour-coding - the layout for the date concerned is basically drawn in black, but:
RED indicates new additions to the layout or signals,
GREEN indicates removed layout or signals (also occasionaly shown as dotted black), and
BLUE indicates features not present on the source diagram but added from data sourced elsewhere.

Signals controlled by other signal boxes are coloured black but for clarity signals worked from ground frames or other non-block posts are sometimes shown hatched.

Most other features conform loosely to BS376 with a few custom modifications. Listed spares with rings round the numbers indicates spaces.

The medium of layout diagrams is not well-suited to display on web pages, and in order to avoid loss of detail some of the images are quite large. Please allow them time to load. The quality varies - not all are sufficiently detailed to allow the lever numbering to be read.

Your use of the diagrams

A small word about copyright. I am sharing my diagrams with you willingly. You are welcome to copy them to disc and/or print them out for your own personal use. However, you must contact me for permission if you intend to do anything commercial with them - such as (but not limited to) inclusion in magazines, books, other sales and display on other web sites. Believe it or not I have twice detected and had to take action against scoundrels selling my drawings for profit on Ebay!


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LATEST DIAGRAMS ADDED

Blackwater c1895 (SE)  

 added 28-8-16

Addiscombe Road 1899 (SE)  

 added 28-8-16

Crayford Creek Junction 1916 (SE)  

 added 28-8-16

Port Tennant 1895 (RSB)  

 added 27-8-16

Hamilton Road 1972 (Cal)  

 added 27-8-16

Fawkham Junction 1903 (LCD)  

 added 23-8-16

Fawkham 1904 (LCD)  

 added 20-8-16

Plumstead "C" 1920 (SE)  

 added 18-8-16

Plumstead "C" 1920 (SE)  

 added 18-8-16

Plumstead c1960 (SE)  

 added 16-8-16

Dockyard Siding 1884 (SE)  

 added 15-8-16

Sand Street Crossing 1955 (SE)  

 added 15-8-16

Melbourne 1914 (Mid)  

 added 9-8-16

Marsden 1959 (LNW)  

 added 5-8-16

Selby West c1970 (NE)  

 added 4-8-16

Skipton Station South 1968 (Mid)  

 added 29-7-16

Thackley Junction 1977 (Mid)  

 added 27-7-16

Bingley Junction 1975 (Mid)  

 added 27-7-16

Leeds Junction (Shipley) 1964 (Mid)  

 added 27-7-16

Bradford Junction (Shipley) 1969 (Mid)   ¶ 

 added 26-7-16

Guiseley Junction c1975 (Mid)  

 added 20-7-16

Worksop Sidings 1977 (GC)  

 added 20-7-16

Purfleet 1891 (LTS)  

 added 14-6-16

Downham 1974 (GE)  

 added 9-6-16

Mennock 1935 (GSW)  

 added 1-6-16


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