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Latitude: 51.4974 / 51°29'50"N
Longitude: -0.2724 / 0°16'20"W
OS Eastings: 520017
OS Northings: 179017
OS Grid: TQ200790
Mapcode National: GBR 8S.810
Mapcode Global: VHGQX.7MBH
Entry Name: Bollo Lane Junction Signal Box
Listing Date: 1 June 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1323687
English Heritage Legacy ID: 469305
Location: Ealing, London, W4
Electoral Ward/Division: Southfield
Built-Up Area: Ealing
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Christ Church Turnham Green
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2079 BOLLO LANE, W4
962/6/10042 Bollo Lane Junction Signal Box
Railway signal box. Probably 1878, date of opening of junction. Type 2 signal box design of 1878 for the London and South Western Railway Company; addition of 1983. Basement locking room of brick in Flemish bond supports framed construction of 4 x 2 bays with vertical boarding and small-pane, side-sliding sash windows; fretted and pointed vertical eaves boards below oversailing, hipped, Welsh-slate roof with two spiked flnials and central ridge vent. Entrance up steps, and addition, on north side.
An early and little-altered signal box, believed to he the only surviving example of the London and South Western Type 2 box.
[The Signalling Study Group, The Signal Box, 1986]
Listing NGR: TQ2001779017
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