Bridge of Don

Location type

Station


Name and dates

Bridge of Don (1900-1949)

Opened on the Murcur Railway / Strabathie Light Railway.


Description

This was the southern terminus of the narrow gauge Strabathie Light Railway. The station was the Aberdeen depot of the Blackdog Brick Works of the Seaton Brick and Tile Company. The depot opened in 1899 and opened to passengers in 1900.

The brick works closed in 1924 after which the railway was used by the Murcar Golf Course, becoming the Murcar Railway.

The sidings were to the west of the passenger terminus and there was a motor house at the north end, east side of the line,

The station was close to the Bridge of Don and the Royal Aberdeen Golf Course.

Local

Murcar Links Golf Club

Royal Aberdeen Golf Club

12/06/2018

Tags

Station narrow gauge terminus