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Photo: Chester General railway station signs

Category: - Filename: NwChesterStnSigns7Z30.jpg - Image ID no: 8522


Aidan O'RourkeAidan O’Rourke has built up a wide range of experience in both film and digital photography. He first became interested in photography in 1981. Since 1996 he has documented Manchester and Liverpool in photos and words. Aidan O’Rourke is a multimedia journalist and tutor in photography and languages. He is based in Stockport and covers Manchester, Liverpool and northern England.
Chester General railway station signs

A selection of signs on display at Chester station. The logo of Northern Trains, the distinctive older style lights with the station name, the modern style Chester sign put up by operator Arriva Trains Wales, the Arriva logo and name in English and Welsh, and a no smoking sign in English and Welsh.

It's interesting how the Welsh language has migrated across the border into England. Arriva Trains Wales - Trenau Arriva Cymru are the main operator for Chester, but they are based in Wales and so signs, displays and timetables are shown both in English and Welsh. 30 years ago Welsh was rarely seen on railway signs, even within Wales.

Keywords

Chester, NwChester, railways, stations, signs, trains

Title:
Chester General railway station signs

Filename:
NwChesterStnSigns7Z30.jpg

ID number:
8522

Technical details:
Fuji Finepix S3

Date created:
2007-12-30

Copyright:
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