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Back to Control Area - Description of Routes

Platform Changes

The Down Main was slewed from the original down platform at Chippenham to the island platform in 1976.


Conversion of Melksham Line to TCB

Bradford Junction box closed in 1990 and control was transferred to Westbury PSB.

No signalman token working on the branch was replaced by track circuit block, and the token machines all removed, including the one on the platform at Chippenham.