Junction Line (Dundee and Arbroath Railway)

Introduction

This is a short link line built to connect the Arbroath and Forfar Railway and the Dundee and Arbroath Railway. The line replaced an earlier tramway, which ran through the streets to connect the lines, and the terminii at Arbroath Catherine Street and Arbroath Lady Loan.



The line was built by the Dundee and Arbroath Railway.






Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

This is a three platform station, with two active platforms on either side of the double track in use. The station buildings remain on the platforms, with canopies, and the booking office is on the Keptie Street overbridge.
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More details
The Borders Railway unit seems to follow me around (including my previous visit here last year [see image 56960]) but I suppose there are only so many ...
David Panton 15/03/2017
The signal box at Arbroath North on 11 October 2017, looking back from Wellgate level crossing towards the station. ...
Andy Furnevel 11/10/2017
DRS 66426 runs through Arbroath on 24 October 2016 at the head of the 1223 Grangemouth - Aberdeen intermodal. ...
Sandy Steele 24/10/2016
68006 in Scotrail livery passing north through Arbroath station on 28 October 2016 with the afternoon Grangemouth - Aberdeen Intermodal. ...
Sandy Steele 28/10/2016

The signal box at Arbroath is rather imposing, but the lack of refurbishment, to the exterior anyway, suggests that it will soon be redundant. Mind ...
David Panton 19/10/2016