Cowcaddens [Subway]

Location type

Station


Names and dates

Cowcaddens [Subway] (1896-1977)
Cowcaddens [Subway] (1980-)

Opened on the Glasgow District Subway.

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


Description

This underground station has access from the north side of Cowcaddens Road. The ticket office is at ground level. The station

The area saw much reconstruction involving the conversion of Cowcaddens Road into a dual carriageway around the time the M8 was taken through Glasgow. Many surface buildings did not survive, including the famous The Subway Bar.


Tags

Station underground

External links

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