NIGEL

Nigel is on the East Rand, at the end of the single-track suburban line between Springs and Nigel. Semaphore signalling still exists on this line in 2010, and you can see the 32 lever frame at this location.

A 4-coach Metrorail train leaving Nigel for Springs, passing the home signal for inbound train on20th June 2009.

At the south end of the station, looking towards Kaydale where a goods-only line continued in past years, but is now derelict. In the foreground, the advance starter and shunt signal for the siding peeling off to the right. In the background, the home signal for trains approaching from Kaydale.

The home signal at Nigel, for trains approaching from Kaydale. All pictures taken by Eugene Armer.
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