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Minor Railways Single-Line Sections
Single-Line Sections On Minor Lines
and their methods of working
Index to Lines List of Sections Key to Methods of Working
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This page gives details of single-line block sections on various minor railway lines in the West Country. For details of other West Country lines please see the Register of Single-Line Sections page. For general information about the block working of single-line sections please read the Introduction to Single-Line Block Working page.

This page was updated last on 21 February 2017. Further information will be added as it becomes available. Sections are listed in line order. There is an alphabetical Index to Lines for quick access.

© CJL Osment 2002-17

Key to Methods of Working
ETT 7A Tyer's No 7A Electric Train Tablet

Index to Minor Railway Lines
Bideford, Westward Ho! & Appledore Lynton & Barnstaple Redruth & Chacewater Weston, Clevedon & Portishead West Somerset Mineral

Minor Railways Sections
From To Method Config Notes
Lynton & Barnstaple Railway
Barnstaple Town Pilton ETT 7A A 1898-1935
Pilton Chelfham ETT 7A B 1898-1935
Chelfham Bratton Fleming ETT 7A A 1898-1931
Blackmoor Gate ETT 7A A 1931-35 Note 1
Bratton Fleming Blackmoor Gate ETT 7A B 1898-1931
Blackmoor Gate Woody Bay ETT 7A A 1898-1935
Woody Bay Lynton ETT 7A B 1898-1935
Bideford, Westward Ho! & Appledore Railway - to be completed
Redruth & Chacewater Railway - to be completed
Weston, Clevedon & Portishead Railway - to be completed
West Somerset Mineral Railway - to be completed


Modified 'A' configuration notch to ensure non-compatibility with adjacent section

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Index to Lines List of Sections Key to Methods of Working