Trackside Cross

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Trackside Cross
Posted by Trails and Rails on Saturday, February 09, 2019 2:03 PM

Today I was asked a question about a trackside marker. It was described to me as this:

1. Posted next to the tracks.

2. Approximately 5 feet in height

3. Shape of a cross

4. The letter 'B' on the cross

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Posted by Flintlock76 on Sunday, February 10, 2019 12:15 PM

"B" for "Block", as in the start of a block or the end of a block?

I can't think of anything else.  And I'm not sure why a cross shape when a simple post would do. 

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Posted by Bruce Kelly on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 2:06 PM

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