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


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.