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Crewe Junction Signal Box at Sj 4936 1306

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7129 / 52°42'46"N

Longitude: -2.7509 / 2°45'3"W

OS Eastings: 349368

OS Northings: 313070

OS Grid: SJ493130

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.23G1

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.Q27J

Entry Name: Crewe Junction Signal Box at Sj 4936 1306

Listing Date: 19 September 1972

Last Amended: 17 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247161

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456427

Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Shrewsbury

Built-Up Area: Shrewsbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: St George of Cappadocia, Shrewsbury

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


SHREWSBURY

SJ4913SW CROSS STREET
653-1/9/262 (North side (off))
23/01/91 Crewe Junction Signal Box at SJ 4936
1306
(Formerly Listed as:
CROSS STREET
Crewe Junction Signal Box)

GV II

Signal box. 1902-3. For London and North Western and Great
Western Railway Joint Committee. Brick with weatherboarded top
storey and slate roof. 4 storeys, comprising locking room with
interlocking in lower storeys, operating floor above. 6-window
range of small casements to 1st and 2nd floors, various doors
to ground floor and two 3-light casements to top floor, facing
track. Full-length range of horizontal sliding sash windows to
operating floor, with doorway up flight of steps. Full length
projecting gangway which is repeated on the gable ends as are
the windows. Inside is a 120-lever interlocking frame with
associated block shelves and working instruments.
Part of an outstanding group of buildings including Shrewsbury
Railway Station (qv) and Severn Bridge Junction Signal Box
(qv), built as part of a single improvement scheme for
Shrewsbury Station.


Listing NGR: SJ4936813070

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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