This is a two platform station. Midland Railway style buildings remain on the platforms and there is a fine signal box.
To the north of the station was formerly the junction for Hawes. To serve this the southbound platform had a further face. The trackbed of this now lifted line is a car park.
Kirkby Stephen East
Low Gill [2nd]
Low Gill [1st]
| Dandrymire Viaduct|
Moss Dale Head Tunnel
Rise Hill Tunnel
Ais Gill Summit
Ais Gill Viaduct
Dent Head Viaduct
Blea Moor Tunnel
|Location names in dark blue are on the same original line.|
|/ /1878||Hawes Branch (Midland Railway)|
Opened from Hawes Junction (now Garsdale) to Hawes.
|/10/1878||Hawes Branch (North Eastern Railway)|
Opened for passengers to meet the Hawes Branch (Midland Railway) over which the North Eastern Railway had running powers to Hawes Junction (now Garsdale). Built as a single track line.
|/ /1959||Hawes Branch (Midland Railway)|
Hawes to Garsdale closed.
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