Gretna Green

Location type

Station

Name and dates

Gretna Green (1993-)

Station code: GEA National Rail ScotRail
Where: Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
Opened on the Glasgow, Dumfries and Carlisle Railway.
Open on the G and SW Main Line.

Description

This station was a single platform on a single line when opened. It is now a two platform station after the down line was relayed and the existing platform became an up platform only.

This station replaces the older Gretna Green [1st] just to its east.

The line was redoubled in 2008 and fully accessible bridge installed to the new westbound platform.

Tags

Station




Dates

  /  /1993Glasgow, Dumfries and Carlisle Railway
Gretna Green station opened on new site slightly further west.

Books


An Illustrated History of Carlisle's Railways

The Glasgow & South Western Railway a History