The Unique (& Disgraceful) All Black & Peeling Railway Semaphores In Alton, New Hampshire.

by Anura Guruge

Taken with a Fujifilm X-E2s.

Click pictures to ENLARGE.

Attribution WILL be enforced.

As, at a minimum, a railway buff & historian these abused and neglected railway semaphores in Alton, New Hampshire — my hometown, where I pay a fair chunk in property taxes — aggrieves and aggravates me.

Four years ago, when they were as peeled as this I finally managed to get the Town to paint them — though I never realized that they would paint them ALL black!

Now they are peeling again — badly.

These semaphores are SUPPOSEDLY ‘protected’ by the State because of their historic significance. But Alton does not seem to care. If they give me permission I will clamber up there and paint them on my OWN dime. I have been fighting this battle for 4 years — and I am so fed up. IF you could please help me. PLEASE call (603) 875-0109 and plead with them.

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by Anura Guruge

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