About the SigBox

Links to articles and web sites about the St Albans South signal box.

Adrian the Rock's view of St Albans

http://www.roscalen.com/signals/StAlbans/index.htm

This links direct to Adrian's page on his website concerning St Albans South box, taken around 2011 when a lot of our present displays had not been completed.

BBC - In pictures:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-19464080

Ten of the 'best' listed signal boxes 6 September 2012 - we were listed here but in 2018 there are only 6 links left!  Update to BBC needed maybe!

Britain Express

https://www.britainexpress.com/counties/herts/museums/st-albans-signal-box.htm

Comprehensive article and photographs on the St Albans Signal Box history.  The web site has details of historic sites and attractions across the UK along with nearby attractions and places to stay.

Harald Mueller's BlogSpot

http://interlockings.blogspot.de/2014/01/stalbans-south-signal-box-2013.html

Harald Mueller's view of his visit to us in August 2013, and mentioned in a posting of his on John Hinson's site (Jan 2014). 

St Albans signal box relic repaired in time for Herts Big Weekend

http://www.hertsad.co.uk/news/st-albans-signal-box-relic-repaired-in-time-for-herts-big-weekend-1-4945233

PUBLISHED: 15:09 23 March 2017 | UPDATED: 15:13 23 March 2017

The signal had been damaged in Storm Doris, which caused havoc on train and road networks. The repairs involved installing a replacement arm.

St Albans South Signal Box shortlisted for award

http://www.hertsad.co.uk/news/st-albans-south-signal-box-shortlisted-for-award-1-4900153

PUBLISHED: 15:30 21 February 2017 | UPDATED: 15:30 21 February 2017

The Grade II listed building near St Albans City station, which is maintained by a charitable trust, was on the shortlist for a Meritorious Award from the Heritage Railway Association.

The Historic England entry for our Grade II listed box

https://www.historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1103005

The formal details of our Grade II listing.

University of Hertfordshire, Heritage Hub

https://www.herts.ac.uk/heritage-hub/news/2018/july/st-albans-south-signal-box

Profile of the signal box compiled by the University of Hertfordshire as part of its Heritage web site.

Visit Herts

https://www.visitherts.co.uk/st-albans-signal-box-and-railway-museum/

Visit Hets is a tourism service for Hertfordshire, working with attractions, accommodation and destinations across the county to promote Hertfordshire to local, national and international visitors. Visit Herts (part of destination management specialists Go To Places Ltd) works in partnership with Hertfordshire County Council and Hertfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership, as well as the county’s district councils, transport providers and tourism businesses.