Dundee Esplanade

Location type

Station


Name and dates

Dundee Esplanade (1889-1939)

Opened on the Tay Bridge (North British Railway).


Description

This was a two platform station at the north end of the Tay Bridge. The station remains largely intact and the southbound station building is used by engineers for maintenance of the bridge. The platforms are timber. The station extends out over Riverside Drive.

It is close to what was Buckingham Point on the original shoreline.

To the east of the station there were sidings on both sides, approached from the east. The southern group have been removed and the northern group reduced to two only.

The station was west of Dundee station.

11/06/2018

Tags

Station elevated

External links

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