Railroad Sign Questions (Pictures)

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Adumb

New Member
Hello, I just moved into a house previously owned by a railroad enthusiast. I have some signs that I have questions about. Here of most of them.

Any info on them would be appreciated. Thank you.
 

cajon

Member
Hello, I just moved into a house previously owned by a railroad enthusiast. I have some signs that I have questions about. Here of most of them.

Any info on them would be appreciated. Thank you.
The "W" is to tell the engineer to whistle for an upcoming grade Xing.
 

run8

Hogger
1. Flanger sign
2. Whistle board
3. Station one Mile and Railroad crossing (Erie RR?)
4. Spring Switch
5. Restricted Limits
6. Flanger sign?
 

Adumb

New Member
Thanks guys! I'll have to look into those a little more now. I think I found a few more things today. I'll grab a couple more pictures.

Thanks again for the info.
 

Larry S.

New Member
The yellow S is for a slow order and the green R is for resume speed at the end of the slow order. Spring switch is usually S.S.

Larry S.
NS Ry Lead Signalman
 




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