Passing the redundant signal box at Birkdale is 508112, heading north towards Southport. Only a mile separates Birkdale station from Southport but there are four level crossings, all now controlled from the Merseyrail centre at Sandhills rather than the local signal boxes previously used.

Location: Birkdale

Company: Liverpool, Crosby and Southport Railway

Photographer: Mark Bartlett

Make contact: Mark Bartlett

Date: 15/02/2013

Image number: 42220

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