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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'The Aberdonian' railtour from Edinburgh Waverley to Aberdeen, behind Peppercorn A1 class no. 60163 'Tornado', passing Arbroath station, on 14th March ...
David Bosher 14/03/2019
Arbroath looking west with 64577 passing platform 3 (down main) on a northbound goods. ...
Aitken Scott //
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
On 13 February 2019 a terminating service from Edinburgh waits to let a southbound train pass before it heads past Arbroath signal box and into the Up ...
David Panton 13/02/2019

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