Bridgeton [Central]

Location type

Station


Names and dates

Bridgeton Cross [NB] (1892-1956)
Bridgeton Central (1956-1965)
Bridgeton [Central] (1965-1979)

Opened on the Glasgow City and District Railway.

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


Description

This was a terminus of a short branch from High Street station. The station consisted of two terminal island platforms, both with glazed canopies.

The carriage sidings on the east side of the station became and EMU Depot with electrification. These sidings remained open after closure of the station while the Yoker Depot was prepared, closing in 1986.


Tags

Station Terminus EMU depot

External links

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