Balloch

Location type

Station


Name and dates

Balloch (1988-)

Opened on the Caledonian and Dumbartonshire Junction Railway.


Description

This is a single platform station - the platform occupying what was the down track before it was lifted. The station is south of Balloch Road which was formerly crossed by a level crossing to reach Balloch Central.

Just to the south is the site of Forth and Clyde Junction where the Forth and Clyde Junction Railway met the former Caledonian and Dunbartonshire Junction Railway at a north (Balloch) facing junction.

Local

Lomond Shores is to the north west of the station.

The former Balloch Central station is now the VisitScotland Balloch Information Centre .


Tags

Station