Railways around Peterborough & The National Rail Network & Heritage railways in the UK
Notingham to Boston
'Heckington Signal Box'
Heckington signal box and station 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 but the crossing gates were 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.
Class 158 812 on train heading for Boston on the 24th of May 2012.
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
Page updated 8/6/2020