Beattock Shed

Location type

Loco shed

Name and dates

Beattock Shed (1847-1967)

Opened on the Caledonian Railway.


Beattock Shed was located by Beattock station, just to the north on the west side. It was a double ended two road shed approached from the north and south.

British Railways assigned the code 68D and sub shed Lockerbie Shed. It was later 66F.

After closure in 1967 the shed was demolished, but the site remains in railway use as sidings.




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