Aberdeen Waterloo Extension (Great North of Scotland Railway)






Portions of line and locations

This line is divided into a number of portions.


Kittybrewster to Aberdeen

From Kittybrewster Junction to Aberdeen Waterloo.

This junction was located north of Kittybrewster [2nd] station.
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The view south from St Machar Drive showing Kittybrewster Junction. ...
Duncan Ross /08/2018
View north from St Machar Drive showing the Waterloo headshunt and trackbed being prepared for double track beyond. ...
Duncan Ross /08/2018
Western Region cross-country set W50626 on 0805 Aberdeen-Inverness at Kittybrewster in August 1958. ...
David Murray-Smith 02/08/1958
J35 0-6-0 no 64466 about to pass Kittybrewster North box with a freight in the summer of 1951. ...
G H Robin collection by courtesy of the Mitchell Library, Glasgow 07/07/1951

This was a station in the north of Aberdeen.
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6A32 China Clay tanks from Mossend on its way down to Aberdeen Waterloo on 27th June 2018. 66077 led on the branch with 66001 on the rear. [Ref query ...
Duncan Ross 27/06/2018
View of Kittybrewster in 1989. Oil sidings here had been lifted and the site was being redeveloped.
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Ewan Crawford 03/11/1989
Trip freight on the Waterloo branch at Kittybrewster in November 1972. ...
John McIntyre /11/1972
Looking north from the Bedford Road bridge over the Waterloo branch, with the site of Kittybrewster station just before the square building in the ...
John Williamson 17/12/2007

This was the terminus of the Great North of Scotland Railway on extension from Kittybrewster to the Waterloo Quay in Aberdeen. The extension followed the course of the former Aberdeenshire Canal.
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Tanks on the Waterloo branch. The bogie tank wagons are owned by SNCF and have tie down points for a train ferry. ...
Alan Cormack 09/05/2018
General view of Waterloo Goods Yard with a newly arrived china clay train from Mossend on the left. 66168 waits to run round. ...
Bill Roberton 23/03/2018
'Mr Therm' on the Aberdeen Harbour Trustees Tramway bringing coal for the gas works with the docks off to the left and tramway connection into ...
David Murray-Smith //1960
66088 on the Waterloo branch. I waited ages before it came up the line and could hear it squealing long before it came into view. The bogie tank ...
Alan Cormack 09/05/2018