Clarkston

Location type

Station


Names and dates

Clarkston (1866-1877)
Clarkston for Eaglesham (1877-1952)
Clarkston and Stamperland (1952-1973)
Clarkston (1973-)

Opened on the Busby Railway.

Open on the East Kilbride Line.


Description

This is a two platform station on the East Kilbride Line.

The station had a goods yard to the north which was approached by reversing from the East Kilbride bound platform. It is now a car park.The signal box (1881) was at the north end of the southbound platform.

The box closed in 1966.

A lattice footbridge still stands between the platforms and the main station building, a 1970s structure, stands on the Glasgow Central bound platform.

08/08/2019

Tags

Station

External links

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