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Yes, it's a quiet station, but it suits me well enough

Slide 1 of In the signal box (recitation: Bamforth & Co., 9 slides, 1889)

– alternative version of this slide
Yes, it's a quiet station, but it suits me well enough
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Mervyn Heard Collection – reproduced by permission.
Digital image copyright © 2006 Ludwig Vogl-Bienek / Media Studies, Universit├Ąt Trier.

Alternative versions of this slide
Yes, it's a quiet station, but it suits me well enough – alternative version ‘b’
Type of image
photograph of life models in exterior location
height 3.25 inches (8.3 cm), width 3.25 inches (8.3 cm)
(all dimensions are nominal; individual examples of this slide may have varied slightly from these values).
glass / paper
Production process
photography, on glass substrate
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The location is identified from the Disused Stations website (see, which includes a reproduction of this slide image and other contemporary images confirming the identification. The station was rebuilt in the 1890s, with an additional footbridge that does not appear in this view.


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Example in Nicholas Hiley Collection

Lucerna ID  5010862

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