New Street Station Signal Box, Birmingham, West Midlands

New Street Station Signal Box, Birmingham, West Midlands
Photograph taken August 1995 © Copyright Crown copyright.NMR ref: bb95/13681

This building houses the signalling equipment for the station. Most of the stations in the West Midlands were rebuilt in the 1960s. New Street station was buried beneath the Bullring Shopping Centre. All the buildings in this complex were built of concrete in a very forbidding style.

Location

West Midlands Birmingham

Period

1960s (1960 - 1969)

Themes

Tags

transport railway station signal box concrete design architecture 1960s (1960 - 1969)