36. Railway signalmen

Until 1961, the Witham area had four railway signal boxes, and twelve of the sixty station staff were signalmen. The main box, Witham Junction, adjoining the water tower, was the busiest (see the photos). There was another box next to the road bridge, and more distant ones at Blunts Hall and Rivenhall. They have all … Continue reading “36. Railway signalmen”