Gleneagles

Location type

Station


Name and dates

Gleneagles (1919-)

Opened on the Scottish Central Railway.

Opened on the Gleneagles Station and Gleneagles Hotel Branch (Caledonian Railway).

Open on the Glasgow to Perth.


Description

This is a two platform station, and was built a three platform station. It replaced Gleneagles [1st] station. A new approach on an 'S' bend was laid in to the north, leading to the Crieff [2nd] branch. The old approach became sidings.

The present station has canopied platforms and station building similar to those which existed at Eglinton Street and Carstairs stations.

To the north of the station is Gleneagles Hotel (Gleneagles Hotel, Golf Course and Spa ) originally conceived by the Caledonian Railway.

The line between Stirling and Perth is supported and promoted by the Strathallan Community Rail Partnership.


Tags

Station junction