HALF A CENTURY OF TRAFFIC SIGNS, SIGNALS AND PAVEMENT MARKINGS

UN DEMI SIECLE DE SIGNALISATION ROUTIERE

THE AUTHOR DESCRIBES THE STATE OF THE ART OF SIGNALIZATION DEVICES IN 1926 WHEN A SECOND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE DEFINED NEW ROAD SIGNS AND SIGNALS. A STUDY IS PRESENTED OF THE EVOLUTION OF VARIOUS TYPES OF SIGNAL: (1) DANGER WARNING SIGNS; (2) WARNING SIGNS; (3) LEVEL CROSSING SIGNS; (4) JUNCTION SIGNS; (5) MANDATORY SIGNS; (6) INFORMATION SIGNS; (7) DIRECTIONAL SIGNS; (8) LOCATION SIGNS; (9) BOLLARDS; (10) CARRIAGEWAY MARKINGS; (11) TRAFFIC SIGNALS. SEE ALSO IRRD ABSTRACT NO 106831.

Language

  • French

Media Info

  • Pagination: 211-3
  • Monograph Title: FIFTY YEARS SERVICE TO HIGHWAY ENGINEERING
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01297666
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institut Francais des Sciences et Technologies des Transports, de l'Aménagement et des Réseaux (IFSTTAR)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 6:27AM