boxbasher1, in the Working of Penryn loop thread wrote:...In some places the suffixes have been left years after they were necessary: Newland East for example, and Evesham (WR) which still display the full title on the box diagram, nameplate and drawings, and I think have never been officially renamed. OH and Worcester Shrub Hill STATION signalbox.....is it just that area that never clipped the names? Can't think of any elsewhere come to think of it?
dscroggins wrote:Stourbridge Junction Middle
Bearley West Junction
Craven Arms Crossing
Ystrad Mynach South
Croesnewydd North Fork
Greenford East Station
All seem to have redundant parts of their name.
On the other hand
Churchill and Blakedown
(until 1990) Cradley Heath and Cradley East (may have got the detail of what was dropped out wrong here).