Ayr MPD

Location type

Loco shed


Name and dates

Ayr MPD

Opened on the Ayr and Dalmellington Railway.


Description

This shed was located with the triangle of lines south of Newton-on-Ayr and north of Ayr.

The doubled ended shed was access from the north or south.

British Railways assigned the code 67C.

The shed became a diesel depot.

After closure in 2007 the site remained intact for some time. Tracklifting has been undertaken.


Tags

Shed





Dates

14/06/1965Ayr to Mauchline Branch (Glasgow and South Western Railway)
Blackhouse Junction to Hawkhill Junction re-opened for passengers. The re-opened curve was not on the original double track alignment but closer to Ayr MPD.