Innerpeffray

Location type

Station

Name and dates

Innerpeffray (1866-1951)

Opened on the Crieff and Methven Junction Railway.

Description

This was a single platform station with the platform on the north side of a goods loop. There were goods sidings on the south side, approached from the east.

A signal box was added in 1892. It closed as a signal box in 1917 and became a ground frame until 1949. The station closed to passengers in 1951 and the line closed in 1967.

The main station building still stands, in use as a house, now known as 'Peveryl House'. The abutments of a bridge over a road to the east still stand.

Local

Innerpeffray Chapel is to the south.

Tags

Station

External links

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


Dates

21/05/1866Crieff and Methven Junction Railway
Opened. Stations Methven Junction, Balgowan, Madderty, Abercairney, Innerpeffray opened.
01/10/1951Crieff and Methven Junction Railway Perth, Almond Valley and Methven Railway
Perth (Almond Valley Junction) (excluded) to Crieff [2nd] closed to passengers. Stations Methven Junction, Balgowan, Madderty, Abercairney, Innerpeffray closed.

Books


A Regional History of the Railways of Great Britain: The North of Scotland v. 15 (Regional railway history series)

An Illustrated History of Tayside's Railways

Branch Lines of Strathearn: Tourists, Tatties and Trains

Forgotten Railways: Scotland