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Notice Number:WTS.11 

Name:Ebbw Vale and Gaer Junction, Machen Quarry and Park Junction also Park Junction and Ebbw Junction. 

Railway / Region:Network Rail > Western

Date of Issue:October 2007 

Date of Effect:0800 Friday 30 November 2007 

Description:- Park Junction to Ebbw Vale upgraded to passenger status.
- Single track except for double between Risca South and Crosskeys Junctions.
- New "Park North Junction" where double line reduces to single near Park Junction.
- New stations at Rogerstone, Risca, Crosskeys, Newbridge, Llanhilleth, Ebbw Vale Parkway.-
- TCB and axle counters Park Junction to Crosskeys Jn, OTW with no staff Crosskeys Jn to Ebbw Vale Parkway. Token machines at Park Junction recovered.
- Ebbw Vale South GF recovered.
- Lime Kiln Crossing Box closed and existing signals recovered and replaced with new MAS signals. Crossing converted to CCTV from Park Junction.
- New signals in the PJ.19xx range.
- Semaphore signals at Park Junction electrically lit and full size arms fitted in place of short arms.
- PJ.1R made into 3-aspect searchlight.
- PJ.1 made into 3-aspect MAS. Also PL aspect removed.
- PJ.2 / PJ.9 bracket signal altered so both arms are the same height.
- Fixed distant beneath PJ.2 recovered and new reflectorised distant board installed towards Gaer Junction, N.517R.
- New reflectorised distant board installed towards on Machen Quarry branch in rear of 21 disc, PJ.21R.
- PJ.81 on Up Cardiff Curve converted to searchlight.
- 40B points on the Machen Quarry branch renewed as double-rail trap point. 

Signal Box(es) involved:CLOSED: Lime Kiln Crossing
ALTERED: Park Junction

Issued by:Area Operations Manager, Wales & Marches. Network Rail Western, Cardiff. 

Issued from:Milford House, Swindon 

Size:A4 booklet 

Colour:Yellow cover and pages, white diagram 


Known Copy Owners:(Private owner). Edward. (Private owner).

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Record:Added: Edward
Added: 01/01/00 00:00.
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