Kirkwood

Location type

Station

Name and dates

Kirkwood (1993-)

Station code: KWD National Rail ScotRail
Where: North Lanarkshire, Scotland
Opened on the Rutherglen and Coatbridge Branch (Caledonian Railway).
Open on the Hamilton Circle.

Description

This is a two platform station dating from 1993 when the Rutherglen and Coatbridge Railway re-opened to local trains.

The station effectively replaces Langloan which was to the east and closed in 1964. On re-opening none of the local iron works served by the original station remained.

Tags

Station




Nearby stations
Langloan
Blairhill
Coatbridge Central
Coatbridge Central [NB]
Bargeddie
Whifflet Lower
Whifflet Upper
Whifflet [NB]
Howes
Whifflet
Bargeddie [NB]
Coatbridge Sunnyside
Whifflet [CR]
Calder Iron Works [Station]
Carnbroe
Langloan Weighs Signal Box
Woodside Steel and Iron Works
Victoria Tubeworks
Summerlee Kirkwood Colliery Pits Nos 1 and 2
Langloan Iron Works
Langloan Wagon Repair Depot
Coatbridge Iron Works
Lochrin Wire Mill
Souterhouse Colliery Pit No 1
Langloan Junction
Drumpeller Coal Pit
Kirkwood Colliery Pit No 4
Souterhouse Brick Works
British Tube Works
Souterhouse Colliery Pit No 2
Location names in dark blue are on the same original line.