HOW TO BE A RAILWAY SIGNALMAN EBOOK: The heritage railways around Britain today operate hundreds of miles of track. The role of signalling on these railways is vital in enabling them to operate their services safely. This guide is perfect for those who wish to learn how the signalling operates on the heritage railways. With background history of the development of railway signalling since its beginnings in the 19th century and packed with practical advice on the operation of the signalling. Although the practices vary from railway to railway according to the different traditions and the variations in the equipment, the principles are followed by all. This fascinating ebook shows examples of the range of signalling to be found on the heritage railways in the UK as well as explaining the rules of signalling that are established on all railways. An indispensible manual for all those wishing to take up railway signalling on one of the main heritage railways in Britain as well as being ideal for all those with a more general interest in the operation of railway signalling.