N&W Semaphore Signal Question

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Mon Nov 7 09:00:21 EST 2016

On the N&W from what I have found the style bs were mostly wood blades in the beginning in later years some were metal all the style Ss were metal I believe . There are drawings in the archives of both

Larry Evans

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> On Nov 6, 2016, at 9:55 PM, NW Mailing List <nw-mailing-list at nwhs.org> wrote:
> On N&W Style B (lower quadrant) and Style S (upper quadrant) semaphores, were the semaphore arms ("blades") made of wood or pressed steel? 
> (Orders could be shipped with either, as specified by the purchaser.) 
> -- abram burnett 
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