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Railway Signal Box

A Grade II Listed Building in Crawley, West Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1126 / 51°6'45"N

Longitude: -0.1908 / 0°11'26"W

OS Eastings: 526738

OS Northings: 136364

OS Grid: TQ267363

Mapcode National: GBR JKL.0LK

Mapcode Global: VHGSW.M9ZG

Entry Name: Railway Signal Box

Listing Date: 23 February 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298887

English Heritage Legacy ID: 363395

Location: Crawley, West Sussex, RH10

County: West Sussex

District: Crawley

Town: Crawley

Electoral Ward/Division: Southgate

Built-Up Area: Crawley

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Crawley St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

SPRINGFIELD ROAD
1.
5403
Railway Signal Box
TQ 23 NE 3/73
II
2.
Circa 1860. Ground floor stock brick with 3 pilasters and 2 round headed arched
windows with keystones. The first floor has 2 glazed sliding sashes. Hipped slate
roof with wide cornice supported on brackets. Wooden ladder to first floor signals
machinery. This was probably one of the earliest signal boxes with John Saxby's
patented interlocking of points and signals.


Listing NGR: TQ2673836364

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

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