Borrobol

Location type

Station

Names and dates

Borrobol Platform (1878-1962)
Borrobol (1962-1965)

Opened on the Sutherland and Caithness Railway.

Description

This was a single platform halt on the Far North Line, the platform was on the west side. The station was equipped with a request stop signal.

There was a siding to the south, over a level crossing and on the west side, for which there was a ground frame.

The halt closed in 1965, the line remains open. There is still a level crossing.

Borrobol Lodge is to the west.

Tags

Halt station

External links

Canmore site record
NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67
02/09/2019


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Location names in dark blue are on the same original line.


Dates

  /  /1878Sutherland and Caithness Railway
Borrobol Platform opened.
10/09/1962Sutherland and Caithness Railway
Borrobol Platform renamed Borrobol.
25/11/1965Sutherland and Caithness Railway
Salzcraggie Platform, Borrobol and Hoy closed.

Books


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