Arbroath (Catherine Street)

Location type

Station


Name and dates

Arbroath (Catherine Street) (1839-1848)

Opened on the Arbroath and Forfar Railway.


Description

This was the terminus of the Arbroath and Forfar Railway. A goods line continued beyond the station to Arbroath's harbour.

Arbroath station opened just to the west in 1848. The replaced station became a goods yard.


Tags

Terminus Stations


Dates

24/11/1838Arbroath and Forfar Railway
Opened partly with horse haulage. Stations opened at: Arbroath (Catherine Street), Colliston, Leysmill.
30/07/1846Arbroath and Forfar Railway
Arbroath (Catherine Street) to Friockheim doubling contract let, contractor Robert Moffat Junior.
01/02/1848Arbroath and Forfar Railway
Arbroath (Catherine Street) closed to passengers, replaced by the nearby Arbroath Junction station on the new link line.