Hyndland Power Box

Location type

Station


Name and dates

Hyndland Power Box (1960-1989)

Opened on the Stobcross Railway.


Description

This panel box was located south of Hyndland station (opened 1960) on the west side of the line, with the reversing spur for the caley yard on its west side. The bridges over Clarence Drive are to the south of the site.

It closed, taken over by the Yoker Signalling Centre, in 1989.

The box building survived for many years.

The panel box had taken over the following boxes on its opening:

1960
Knightswood South Junction
Partick Junction
Whiteinch East Junction
Whiteinch West Junction

1961
Hyndland [1st]

1979
Kelvinhaugh Junction

In addition, in 1979, the box controlled the new Argyle Line as far as Dalmarnock beyond which the Glasgow Central Power Box controlled the line,

04/07/2019

Tags

Signal box panel box