Acheilidh Crossing

Location type

Place


Name and dates

Acheilidh Crossing (1909-1956)

Opened on the Sutherland Railway.


Description

This was a loop opened in 1909 to break the Lairg - Rogart single track section of the Far North line.

The loop had a signal box which was located by the level crossing (which remains today). The box closed in 1956.

A railway cottage remains on the north side of the line, west side of the level crossing.

01/09/2019

Tags

Loop signal box

External links

NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67
NLS Map