Beattock

Beattock

Location type

Station


Name and dates

Beattock (1847-1972)

Opened on the Caledonian Railway.

Opened on the Moffat Railway.


Description

This was a three platform station on the Glasgow-Carlisle main line. There were two main line platforms and a bay at the north end for the Moffat Railway. The station buildings were demolished after closure in the 1970s but the stationmaster's house, of a similar design, remains albeit in poor condition.

It was described in the Ordnance Survey Name Book thus

A first class station on the Caledonian Railway with refreshment rooms attached.

10/12/2018

Tags

Station

External links

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