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NEWS & UPDATES - 14/10/2018 Miles Platting, Thorpes Bridge Junction & Dean Lane are now visible again. I have added a couple more photos of Thorpes Bridge and the post L&Y/Porta Cabin Signal Boxes. 16/07/2018 Due to someone ignoring the copyright symbol, and not bothering to ask if it is okay to repost the photographs on the site, I have temporarily removed them photos for now. They will be visible again once I have updated them. Sorry for the inconvenience I hope they will be back up soon. Just to make it clear all content on the website is © copyright of the persons named. All rights are reserved by the persons named. If you want to post the photographs in your website or Facebook group etc, please ask permission first. It's common courtesy.

Oldham Mumps Signal Box & Signalling

A few photos of the various signals that have been arround Oldham Mumps.

 Mumps Signal Box after closure. Copyright Chris Bruce 2017

 Copyright Chris Bruce 2017

The ground floor of Mumps Signal Box, after closure and after the midnight scrap metal men had visited. Copyright Chris Bruce 2017

Upstairs in Mumps Signal Box after closure and a few other visitors. Copyright Chris Bruce 2017

Semaphore on the Rochdale platform with two more on Mumps bridge. Copyright Chris Bruce 2017

The colour light replacement controlling trains to Rochdale.  Copyright Chris Bruce 2017

A different aspect to OM23.  Copyright Chris Bruce 2017

 Copyright Chris Bruce 2017

The Manchester platform semaphore with Mumps Signal Box in the background. The area to the left used to be the railway sidings and yards.  Copyright Chris Bruce 2017

Signal OM18 (left) controlled departures to Manchester from the normal platform. Signal OM20 (right) controlled anything reversing from teh Rochdale platform back towards Manchester.  Copyright Chris Bruce 2017

OM20 controlling trains reversing wrong line towards Manchester.  Copyright Chris Bruce 2017

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