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These instructions appeared in the Sectional Appendix to the Working Timetable and Books of Rules and Regulations, dated 18th January, 1969.

OBAN

Goods Junction signal box.-Uncoupling locomotives from Down freight trains.-Drivers of all Down freight trains must not uncouple their locomotives from the train on arrival at Oban Goods Jn. until they are satisfied the Guard has applied his van brake, and, if necessary, pinned down a sufficient number of wagon brakes to ensure the train passing safely into the goods yard over the falling gradient.