Wills SS56 Level Crossing and Pedestrian wicket gates Plastic Kit OO Gauge
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Wills SS56 Level Crossing Gates, inc. pedestrian wicket gates, Plastic Kit OO Gauge Scenic Series Building kit. Please note all kits require a plastic glue and painting to complete. Area: 1 Pair Of Gates As Shown, Each 95 X 17mm + Plastic Cobbled Stone And Planked Track Crossing. These Distinctive Gates Were One Of The Many Differenet Types Used To Separate Road From Rail. Most Of The Time The Gates Were Set Across The Track, But Because Trains Took Precedence Over Road Traffic And Pedestrians, The Gates Were Moved Across The Road To Allow Trains Safe Movement. The Task Of Moving The Gates Was Undertaken By A Crossing Keeper Or Signalman. If There Was No Signal Box Nearby, OFten A Cabin (SS 29) Was Provided, Sometimes With A Cottage (SS39) For The Crossing Keeper.