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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 1011 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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Kempston Road Junction 1973 (Mid)  

 added 23-5-16

Hell Beck 1938 (NE)  

 added 14-5-16

Ford Works 1919 (NE)  

 added 10-5-16

Bollo Lane Junction 1915 (LSW)  

 added 8-5-16

Acton Lane Junction 1901 (LSW)  

 added 8-5-16

Dolphinton Junction 1915 (Cal)  

 added 7-5-16

Parkgate 1923 (GC)  

 added 2-5-16

Thrybergh Junction c1920 (GC)  

 added 27-4-16

Grosmont c1960 (NE)  

 added 26-4-16

Conisborough 1961 (GC)  

 added 25-4-16

Saltfleetby c1900 (GN)   ¶ 

 added 25-4-16

West Street Junction 1983 (GN)  

 added 25-4-16

Lowfield Junction 1952 (GC)  

 added 24-4-16

Beighton Station Junction 1968 (GC)  

 added 17-4-16

Merstham 1982 (SE)  

 added 13-4-16

Star Bridge c1983 (SE)  

 added 11-4-16

Fenstantion 1887 (GE)  

 added 25-3-16

St Ives Yard 1887 (GE)  

 added 25-3-16

Ashendon Junction 1959 (GW)  

 added 20-3-16

Reedsmouth Junction 1918 (NB)  

 added 16-3-16

Nocton 1921 (GE)  

 added 3-3-16

St James Deeping c1930 (GN)  

 added 2-3-16

St James Deeping c1954 (GN)  

 added 2-3-16

Long Melford Yard 1912 (GE)  

 added 2-3-16

Long Melford Junction 1912 (GE)  

 added 2-3-16

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