Carstairs House Tramway


This tramway opened in 1889 between Carstairs station and Carstairs House (now Menteith House). It was an electric tramway. By 1896 it was horse operated and it closed in 1925. In addition to the link to the passenger station a siding ran to the down yard, west of the station.

Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

This is an island platform station on the western junction of the triangular junction at Carstairs. There is a modern station building on the platform which is approached by a footbridge over the Glasgow bound lines.

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Caledonian Railway
Colas 70817 nears Carstairs with the Dalston to Grangemouth empty tanks on 7 February 2023.
Bill Roberton 07/02/2023
Thunderbird 57316 Fab1 held in the down loop at Carstairs on a wet Thursday morning in May 2007 with a rake of steel flats. ...
John Furnevel 17/05/2007
Class 314 Farewell Tour at Carstairs on the 18th of December 2019. ...
John Yellowlees 18/12/2019
Information poster about the Carstairs remodelling, displayed on Waverley station on 4th March 2023. ...
John Yellowlees 04/03/2023
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