Rules and Regulations to Be Observed by All Members of the New Zealand Government Railways Service

Rules and Regulations to Be Observed by All Members of the New Zealand Government Railways Service

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1907 edition. Excerpt: ...Signals apply only to Trains travelling in the proper direction on the Running Lines, and must not be used for any other purpose, except as provided in clause (i), Rule No. 279. Trains moving in the wrong direction on any Running Line must be signalled by Handlamp or Flag. Trains Shunting from one Running Line to another, or Shunting into or out of Sidings connected with Running Lines, must, unless Fixed Signals are provided for the purpose of signalling such operations, be signalled either verbally or by Flag or Hand-lamp, as occasion may require, it being necessary in such cases that the Fixed Signals should be kept at of Every Member is to provide for the Safety of the Public. FIXED SIGNALS. 74--continued. Danger for the protection of the Trains so employed. 75. When a Semaphore Signal is so Repeaters, placed as to be out of sight of the Signalman who works it a Repeater will be provided. Disc Signals. 77. (a.) Where Disc Signals are used to Disc signals, regulate the passage of Trains between Sidings and Running Lines, or Shunting operations in Sidings, the Danger Signal is shown in the Daytime by a Red Disc or Target, and at Night by a Red Light. (b.) The All Right Signal is shown in the Daytime by a Green Disc or Target, and at Night by a Green Light. (c.) Disc Signals not in use will not be Disc signals fitted with Discs or Lamps. not in use. of Every Member is to provide for the Safety of the Public. DISTANT SIGNALS. Purpose of Distant Signal. Distant Signal at Danger. 79. A Distant Sigual is always related to a Home Signal. It is placed at some distance from its Home Signal to indicate to approaching Trains the state of the latter. The All Right Signal must never be given at the Distant Signal post unless the Home Signal to which it...show more

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  • Paperback | 70 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 141g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236593472
  • 9781236593474