Aultmore

Location type

Station


Names and dates

Forgie (1884-1899)
Aultmore (1899-1915)

Opened on the Buckie and Portessie Branch (Highland Railway).


Description

This was a two platform station with the main station building on the southbound platform. The station had north and south signal boxes.

At the north end was a goods siding on the east side of the line and sidings for Aultmore Distillery on the west side. Both were approached from the south.

The was closed in 1915 and track lifted northwards to Findochty Junction at Portessie. The line from Keith West Junction to Aultmore remained open until 1966, with some alterations to the sidings layout over the years.

A railway cottage remains on the east side of the line. A house is on the footprint of the station building. The trackbed remains partly intact running behind the houses at Aultmore.

Local

Aultmore Distillery

02/06/2018

Tags

Station

External links

Canmore site record
NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67
NLS Map
NLS Map