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Revision 4 . . (edit) April 11, 2007 11:21 pm by Simons Mith
Revision 2 . . (edit) March 28, 2007 11:36 pm by Simons Mith [Categories, link to Bow Road]
Revision 1 . . September 22, 2004 2:20 pm by Kevan
  

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Changed: 1c1
The Davies' Block is a sequential interchange block on [Bow Road]?, played with a black token. This blocks all movements West through Bow Road, but not all movements East. The token cannot be shunted or switched until an equivalent number of black tokens have been removed from anywhere on the board excluding Bow Road. This often causes an uncomfortable situation, as the usual way to do this is to sacrifice valuable tokens they have built up for a rebound on the Northern line.
The Davies' Block is a sequential interchange block on [Bow Road]?, played with a black? token. This blocks all movements west through Bow Road, but not all movements east. The token cannot be shunted or switched until an equivalent number of black tokens have been removed from anywhere on the board excluding Bow Road. This often causes an uncomfortable situation, because players will usually find it necessary to sacrifice the tokens they had been building up for a rebound on the Northern line.

Changed: 7c7
Categories: A to Z
Categories: A to Z

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