This light railway is closed. Passenger services are still provided by ScotRail between Wick, Thurso and Inverness.
|/ /1898||[Dornoch Light Railway]|
Dornoch Light Railway authorised
|02/06/1902||[Dornoch Light Railway]|
Dornoch Light Railway opened from The Mound ([Sutherland Railway]) to Dornoch. Andrew Carnegie spoke at the opening (he owned a castle, now a hotel, at Skilbo near Dornoch).
|01/01/1923||Dundee and Newtyle Railway|
Arbroath and Forfar Railway
Glasgow and Paisley Joint Railway
Glasgow and South Western Railway
Callander and Oban Railway
Glasgow and Kilmarnock Joint Railway
Cathcart District Railway
Lanarkshire and Ayrshire Railway
Portpatrick and Wigtownshire Joint Committee
Brechin and Edzell District Railway
Dornoch Light Railway
Wick and Lybster Light Railway
Grouped into London, Midland and Scottish Railway.
|13/06/1960||[Dornoch Light Railway]|
Dornoch to The Mound closed to all traffic
These locations are along the line.
Not to be confused with The Mound, Edinburgh!
This was a single platform halt on the north side of a level crossing alongside Loch Fleet. The platform was on the south side of the line beside the road. To the immediate west was a road junction.
This was a single platform station, with a siding to the north, served from the east. The platform was on the south side of the line. The station was to the east of a level crossing.
A single platform station to the west of Embo. The platform was on the east, town, side of the line. To the south was a siding approached from the north. To the north of the station was a level crossing. ...More details
This was a terminus in the north of Dornoch. It was a single platform station with a locomotive shed on the east side of the line at the north end and a goods yard to the west of the passenger station. The platform was on the east side of the site alongside a rounding loop. Photographs of the station when open often show Dornoch Cathedral in the background, it was to the south of the station.