It aids communication, record keeping and surveys if we use the same terminology when referring to milestones and similar wayside features.
A draft list of standard terms for wayside features has been drawn up as a glossary page reached by clicking the highlighted title.
Draft versions of standard terms used to describe wayside features are illustrated for:
The pdfs can be reached by clicking on the relevant highlighted title.
Any suggestions for additions or alternative definitions are welcome; e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This page created by Alan Rosevear 9th March 2008.
Last edited 5th September 2008.