Dingwall Junction Indicator

Discussion in 'Infrastructure & Stations' started by fraser158, 6 Nov 2011.

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  1. fraser158

    fraser158 Member

    7 Feb 2011
    Inverness, Scotland
    Is there any sort of junction indicator at Dingwall, or do drivers just press the plunger and hope it worked?

    ** edit**

    D'oh, on second thought there's probably radio confirmation from Inverness or something like that.
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  3. Tomnick

    Tomnick Established Member

    10 Jun 2005
    Isn't there a points indicator with associated route indicator when leaving the loop northwards? That'll confirm to the Driver that the facing points are detected in the correct position, once he's pressed the appropriate plunger. There'll be no indication to the Signalman at Inverness.
  4. Railsigns

    Railsigns Established Member

    15 Feb 2010
    There's an alphanumeric route indicator above each of the Down direction stop boards, showing either "M" (Main) for Wick/Thurso or "B" (Branch) for Kyle of Lochalsh.

    The signalman at Inverness has no indication as to which way the points are set.

    Similar arrangements are found at Georgemas Junction and Crianlarich.
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