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Object ID 1976.42
Object Name Board, Model
Collection Object/Artifact Collection
Date 1936
Description Model Board mounted in situ at the Court Street Station Signal Tower (IND).
Model Board; Type D General Railway Signal Co. ca. 1936.

Ceiling mounted rectangular body with black steel panel with white text and graphics of track and signal positions from the Clinton / Washington Avenue station to the Court Street Station. Model Board with numerous illustrated signal positions and inscriptions. Small alarm bell manufactured by the Faraday Co. mounted to board on the lower left side.
Manufacturer General Railway Signal Co.
Maker General Railway Signal Co.
Maker's Role Manufacturer
Place of Origin Rochester, NY
Dimension Details 3 ft. 2 in.OH x 6 in. OD x 6 ft. 4 1/2 in.
Material Metal/Wood/Glass
People/Corporations General Railway Signal Co.
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York
Subways--Electric equipment--New York (State)--New York.
Signal stations
Signal towers
Signals & signaling
Subway stations--New York (State)--New York
Search Terms Model Board
Line Fulton Line (IND)
Operating Agency Independent System (IND)
Transportation Agency Board of Transportation
Station Court Street (Transit Museum) Station (IND Fulton Line)
Number of images 4.0