Buchlyvie Junction

Location type

Junction

Name and dates

Buchlyvie Junction (1882-1949)

Opened on the Forth and Clyde Junction Railway.
Opened on the Strathendrick and Aberfoyle Railway.


Dates

01/10/1934Forth and Clyde Junction Railway
Closed as a through route. Closed to passengers from Balloch (Forth and Clyde Junction) to Gartness Junction and from Buchlyvie Junction to Stirling. The Gartness Junction to Buchlyvie Junction section was used by trains to Aberfoyle.
01/11/1950Forth and Clyde Junction Railway
Closed for freight from Buchlyvie Junction to Mye Siding.
29/09/1951Forth and Clyde Junction Railway
Closed to passengers from Gartness Junction to Buchlyvie Junction.
05/10/1959Strathendrick and Aberfoyle RailwayForth and Clyde Junction RailwayBlane Valley RailwayCampsie Branch (Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway)
Aberfoyle to Buchlyvie Junction to Gartness Junction to Campsie Glen, Lennox Castle Siding, (excluded) closed to freight. Track not lifted until early 1960s.

Books


The Vanished Railways of Old Western Dunbartonshire (Britains Railways/Old Photos)