Barnhill [P&DR]

Location type

Station

Name and dates

Barnhill [P&DR] (1847-1849)

Note: text in square brackets is added for clarity and was not part of the location's name.

Opened on the Dundee and Perth Railway.

Description

This was a short lived terminus of the line from Dundee West.

Long after closure the Barnhill Carriage Sidings were installed here.

Today there is a signal box controlling the point where the double track line from Dundee becomes single to cross the Tay Viaduct [Perth].

Tags

Terminus sidings


Books


A Regional History of the Railways of Great Britain: The North of Scotland v. 15 (Regional railway history series)

An Illustrated History of Tayside's Railways