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Signage

This new page lists the various types of signage used on the WC&PR.

Click on an image to enlarge …















Locomotive name plates:

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Other nameplates:

Photo of original


Fitted to Walker Bros

0-6-0T and Sharp Stewart B2

Photo of original


Original is at the Somerset Heritage Centre, Taunton.

Photo of original


Fitted to Manning Wardle No 3.

Original plate in Col Stephens' Museum

No photos of plates available for:

Weston B3

Walton Park

Portishead

Carriage plates:

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Photo of original


Cast iron plate fitted to former Metropolitan or LSWR carriages.

An original is at the Somerset Heritage Centre, Taunton

Photo of replica

cast from original.


# Cast brass plate fixed to ex-GCR coach. Original is in NRM, York.



Warning signs:

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Photo of original


* Enamelled sign

20" x 10"


Full text ...

Photo of original


* Cast plate from a gate at Clevedon station, made by Saracen

Foundry, Glasgow

Photo of replica

cast from original.


Cast iron plate from Gordano Valley.

Photo of original


Enamelled sign


An original is at the Somerset Heritage Centre, Taunton

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Photo of original


Enamelled sign 24" x 24"


Photo of original


Enamelled sign


An original is at Col Stephens' Museum

 

Photo of original


Cast iron plate

An original is at the Somerset Heritage Centre, Taunton and one at Col Stephens' Museum


Miscellaneous signs:

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Photo of original


*# Believed to be a notice board header.

Length 11".


Approx. 7 believed to exist

Photo of original


Cast iron sign as on left but attached to a notice board.


Photo of original


Cast iron. Probably used at Weston.

An original is at the Somerset Heritage Centre, Taunton

Photo of original


Enamelled sign


An original is at the Somerset Heritage Centre, Taunton





Photo of original


* Enamelled sign attached to station shelters built by Jennings. 36" x 24




Notes:

WC&P Railway Group owns original examples of signs marked *

Replicas of signs marked # can be purchased here …

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