A touch of California

Looking west. These signals are among the newest in the city.

Boynton Avenue at Beekman Street (and Truman Avenue)

The weather was certainly unpleasant. However, backplates on signals are not a common sight. These signals are less than 20 years old, and are probably less than 10. Photo taken 4 October 2002.


Newer signals with backplates, like something out of the Golden State.

The typical signal. It looks like a Saratoga Springs signal, circa 1966, with a Syracuse twist.

Something out of the Bluegrass State?

A warning light that looks like something out of Endicott.

It greets you as you enter on Route 3.

The oldest installation is also a compilation of different influences. We’ll explain.

One block from the oldest installation is an interesting treatment of trusses.

Older signals that have a couple of oddities.