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A (hopefully) comprehensive listing

'Boxes beginning Q

Last update 4 May 2014

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Code Signal Box Note ELR Mileage Opened Closed Control to
QJ Quarry Junction   PED2     17 November 1985 Jumble Lane (J)
QJ Queensferry Junction   EGM1 42m 42ch 9 October 1949 30 April 1978 Edinburgh (EN)
QP Queens Park [London]   CWJ 3m 66ch 26 March 1905 10 December 1988
(or 1991?)
Willesden Suburban (WS)
RQP Repeater signals
WD Queens Road [London] was Queens Road West to 17 May 1936 BML1 2m 65ch 1898 25 May 1990 Wimbledon (W)
  Queens Road [Manchester]   MVB1 1m 36ch   August 1991 Manchester Metrolink
Q Queen Street   EGM1   1881 26 February 1967 Cowlairs (CQ)
QW Queen Street West Code used from 1935 NEM3?   ? 8 February 1960 High Street Junction (HS)/
Kelvinhaugh Junction (K)
QE Queensville   LEC2 132m 30ch     Stafford No 4 (SD4)
Q Quintinshill Code used from 1971 WCM1 10m 19ch 25 September 1903 7 July 1973 Carlisle (CE)

Introduction | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z | Non-National Rail | Ireland | Western region MAS dates