RUSPER MODEL RAILWAY CLUB


Based in the London Borough of Bromley

Bell Codes

Bell Codes in use as at November 2018 with their meanings:




Bell Codes and Goods Train Pins

Code

Meaning

Code

Meaning

5 - 5 - 5

Open Box

1 - 2 - 3

Set TraIn

1

Call Attention

1 - 1 - 3

Vans

2

Train Entering Section

1 - 2 - 2

Engineer's Special Train

4

Express Passenger

2 - 3

Light Engine

3 - 1

Passenger

2 - 3

Engine and Brake Van

3 - 1  - 2

Push-Pull Passenger

2 - 1 - 2

Train Running Out of Order

5

Goods

2 - 2 - 2

Special Train

2 - 2 - 1

Empty Stock

3

Use Telephone / Intercom

3 - 5

Cancel Last Call

3 - 3 - 3 - 3

Train Divided - Stop and Examine

2 - 1

Train Out of Section

7-5-5

Closing Box

Trains To / From Branch:

1 - 3

Branch Passenger



1 - 3 - 2

Branch Push-Pull Passenger



1 - 2

Branch Goods



Main Line


Rusper

Yellow

Tilgate

Black

Russ Hill

Purple

Glovers Lane

Green

Charlwood

Orange

Orltons Junction

White

Branch Line


Birchfield

Red

Newdigate Road

Pink

Smallfield

Blue

Goods Traffic Pin Codes


The colour codes for loose coupled wagons are as follows: -


Prestwood, Hookwood and Jordans do not have freight depots or Goods Yards.  

Maximum Number of Axles


The maximum number of axles plus brake van allowed is as follows:-


Orltons Junction to Birchfield direct ………………….….… 40 axles


Birchfield to Orltons Junction via Main Line …………... 32 axles


Birchfield to Orltons Junction via Branch Line ….………20 axles


Birchfield to Rusper direct …………………………....…………..26 axles