Record Details

NHER Number:47589
Type of record:Building
Name:Semaphore signals at former beach station


Steel and timber semaphore signals dating to about 1920.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 2123 4200
Map Sheet:TG24SW

Full description

May 2000. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description Excerpt:
"Semaphore signals. Probably 1920 but may have been resited in 1954. Origin probably Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway or Great Eastern Railway, but resited by British Railways.
Steel and timber. Two cylindrical steel posts, each with a timber semaphore arm."
Information from (S1).
Please consult the National Heritage List for England (S1) for the current listing details.
S. Spooner (NLA), 1 September 2006. Amended by P. Beers (HES), 4 February 2020.

Monument Types

  • RAILWAY SIGNAL (Early 20th Century to 21st Century - 1920 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Monograph: Simmons, J. & Biddle, G.. 1997. The Oxford Companion to Railway History.. pp 103, 320.
---Monograph: Adderson, R. & Kenworthy, G.. 1998. Branch Lines around Cromer..
---Publication: Vanns, M.A.. 1997. Signal Boxes. p 113.
---Publication: The Signalling Study Group. 1986. The Signal Box. pp 123-124.
---Designation: English Heritage. 1990-2013. English Heritage Listing Notification. Notification. DNF7246.
<S1>Designation: Historic England. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1380343.

Related records

13584Part of: Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway (Norwich to Cromer via Holt), North Norfolk Railway (Monument)
47908Related to: Signal box at former beach station (Building)

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