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  Heckington signal box on the 24th of May 2012 .

 Heckington signal box on the 24th of May 2012 . 

The Heckington Wind mill can be seen behind the box. The signal has been replaced. The crossing gates are still here.

 This signal box opened in 1876.  The lever frame in the box is a 1925 Saxby & Farmer lever frame.

 
Heckington signal box on the 24th of May 2012 from the level crossing end

Heckington signal box on the 24th of May 2012 from the level crossing.

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 Heckington station

Class 158 812 on a train that stopped at Heckington heading for Boston on the 24th of May 2012   

Class 158 812 on train heading for Boston on the 24th of May 2012.

East Midland Trains class 153310 and a two car class 156xxx at Heckington on a train to Nottingham

East Midland Trains class 153310 with a two car class 156xxx at Heckington on a train to Nottingham, only 2mins after the train above. There is now an hourly train service from this station at peak times.

  

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