Coldstream

Location type

Station


Names and dates

Cornhill [Borders] (1849-1873)
Coldstream (1873-1964)

Opened on the Kelso Branch (York, Newcastle and Berwick Railway).

Opened on the Cornhill Branch (North Eastern Railway).

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


Description

This station was originally named Cornhill for the nearby Cornhill Castle. It was located in England but served Coldstream, a mile and a half north west over the River Tweed, in Scotland.

Directly to the south was Cornhill Junction.

Local

The Flodden Ecomuseum is two miles south east of the former station.

The Heatherslaw Light Railway is five miles to the east of the former station.

02/01/2019

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Station