Telephone: 01325 462722
Contact | Location | News

1889 Signal Box gets upgrade

The Greatham signal box, situated between Billingham and Hartlepool on the Durham coast, originally comprised of a mechanical interlock dating back to 1889, which was reconditioned by McKenzie and Holland in the 1940s.

As part of a somewhat more recent Network Rail LNE project the Greatham signal box, level crossing and mechanical signals were upgraded to a free wired interlock with coloured light signals, powered points and DC track circuits.

Our scope in the project was to assemble and fit out a new REB housing the signalling interlock and level crossing controls. We also supplied a set of approximately 40 location cases fitted with local control equipment and power distribution.

Henry Williams Limited

Dodsworth Street
Darlington
County Durham
DL1 2NJ

Email: Please use form opposite.
Tel: 01325 462722
Fax: 01325 245220

To view our location click here

About Henry Williams

The story of Henry Williams Limited goes back to 1883, when the company was formed to manufacture control and signalling equipment for the rapidly expanding railways network. Since those historic and pioneering days, our skills have broadened, our technology has advanced with the time and our sphere of influence has widened considerably....read more

Recent News

This website uses cookies
We use cookies to personalise content, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media and analytics partners who may combine it with other information that you’ve provided to them or that they’ve collected from your use of their services.
If you want to know more about the cookies in use on this website before choosing please read our Privacy Policy.