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Offline jim1

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Re: LNW railway uniforms and the significance of chevrons
« Reply #9 on: Monday 04 February 19 17:05 GMT (UK) »
The general view was that they are for length of service. I wouldn't have thought a stationmaster would need anything significant other than his uniform to mark him out from other employees.
Chevrons in whatever service military or civilian were designed to be added time over time.
Warks:Ashford;Cadby;Clarke;Clifford;Cooke Copage;Easthope;
Edmonds;Felton;Colledge;Lutwyche;Mander(s);May;Poole;Withers.
Staffs.Edmonds;Addison;Duffield;Webb;Fisher;Archer
Salop:Easthope,Eddowes,Hoorde,Oteley,Vernon,Talbot,De Neville.
Notts.Clarke;Redfearne;Treece.
Som.May;Perriman;Cox
India Kane;Felton;Cadby
London.Haysom.
Lancs.Gay.
Worcs.Coley;Mander;Sawyer.
Kings of Wessex & Scotland
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Re: LNW railway uniforms and the significance of chevrons
« Reply #10 on: Monday 04 February 19 18:10 GMT (UK) »
Thank you. I was reading about long service and good conduct chevrons over the weekend.

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Re: LNW railway uniforms and the significance of chevrons
« Reply #11 on: Monday 04 February 19 18:26 GMT (UK) »
Thank you Mike, that's really helpful.