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Single Line Keys

In this section we will have for sale Tablets, Train Staffs and Key tokens from various regions. These items are used on single lines for the sole purpose of ensuring only one train can be on a single line section between the controlling signal boxes at either end. The tablets,staffs or key tokens would locked in instruments and with the co-operation of both signalman could remove one token only. The token would have the names of the two signal boxes engraved on to it, this would be given to the driver and  after checking to ensure he had the correct token for the single line he would be travelling on he could proceed.

These items come in many varieties and have always been popular with collectors. We will always try to keep a varied selection in stock, we are happy to consider part-exchanges or even purchasing any tokens you may want to sell.

 

Railwayana, Single Line Keys

Loaded 1- 6 of 6

A nice Cornish single line key from the Perranporth branch. This key is an "D" pattern configuration.

Price (collection):
£375.00
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This single line key is from the long closed L.S.W.R. line to Bude. The key is in good condition and the pictures show. This is a first generation key retaining the original larger font and not a re-used example.

Price (collection):
£380.00
1

This early G.W.R. steel single line key is from the Devises branch and covers the section HOLT-PATNEY AND CHIRTON. This key has 2 cast bronze plates riveted either side. This section not often seen!

Price (collection):
£345.00
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A Webb and Thompson large train staff, MILLTOWN-CLAREMORRIS, from the Limerick to Athenry and Claremorris route. This train staff is in perfect ex railway service condition and measures 25 3/4" long.

Price (collection):
£345.00
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Invergordon railway station is a railway station serving the town of Invergordon on the Cromarty Firth, in the Highland council area of Scotland. It is located on the Far North Line, 31 miles 37 chains from Inverness. This key i an "C" pattern.

Price (collection):
£240.00
1

this token is from the Cambrian Railway and Talerdig was the summit of the line. both locations set in mountain landscape. Great condition and a "C" pattern.

Price (collection):
£365.00
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