February 1945, Vol. 118, No. 8 Railway Age (New York) Page 399, col. 2

General News

Equipment and Supplies



The Canadian Pacific has ordered a unit-wire, table-top mounting control machine from General Railway Signal Company for the control of a grade crossing with the Pere Marquette, combined yard entrance and interchange track, and protection at two highway crossings at Chatham, Ont. The 18 by 27 in. control panel will have 10 indicated track circuits, and 4 switch levers and 6 signal levers for the control of 5 switch machines and 6 signals. There will also be 2 levers for control of highway crossing protection. The track model diagram will be equipped with movable route indicators and facilities for adding further controlled area in the future. Five model 5D dual-control switch machines are included in the order.

Railways: C.P.Ry., P.M.Rd.