locked Double Track Direction


Allen Cain
 

Dumb question night.

When Southern trains passed on double tracks, which side of the engine was to the inside of the double tracks adjacent to the train it was passing?
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Allen Cain
Modeling the Southern in 1955 in HO Scale


Aidrian Bridgeman-Sutton
 

Usually right hand running, so usually they passed left (fireman's) side to left... but... there was one section on the Birmingham division which was shared with the CofGa which used left hand running, 

Aidrian

On Wed, Jan 26, 2022 at 3:14 AM Allen Cain <Allencaintn@...> wrote:
Dumb question night.

When Southern trains passed on double tracks, which side of the engine was to the inside of the double tracks adjacent to the train it was passing?
--
Allen Cain
Modeling the Southern in 1955 in HO Scale