Burghead Harbour

Location type

Sidings

Name and dates

Burghead Harbour (1862-1966)

Opened on the Burghead Branch (Inverness and Aberdeen Junction Railway).

Description

The harbour at Burghead, to the west of Burghead [1st] station, was rail served.

Alexander Stephen (1722??1793) was a shipbuilder here.

Tags

Sidings

External links

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

Chronology Dates

22/12/1862Burghead Branch (Inverness and Aberdeen Junction Railway)
Alves to Burghead Harbour (Burghead [1st]) opened.
10/10/1892Hopeman Branch (Inverness and Aberdeen Junction Railway)
Burghead [2nd] to Burghead Harbour closed to passengers. Burghead [2nd] to Hopeman opened to passengers.
07/10/1966Hopeman Branch (Inverness and Aberdeen Junction Railway)
Burghead [2nd] to Burghead Harbour closed.