Dava Summit

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Dava Summit (1864-1965)

Opened on the Inverness and Perth Junction Railway.


This was a summit of the line between Dava (to the north) and Castle Grant Platform at 1,052 ft.

The Dava Way runs north from Grantown-on-Spey West to Forres taking in much of the trackbed of the former railway (Dava Way ).


Summit footpath


Highland Railway Album: No. 1

Highland Railway Album: No. 2

Highland Railway Carriages and Wagons

Highland Railway: People and Places - From the Inverness and Nairn Railway to Scotrail

The Highland Railway

The Highland Railway : The History of the Railways of the Scottish Highlands - Vol 2