Knockando House Halt

Location type

Station

Name and dates

Knockando House Halt (1863-1965)

Opened on the Strathspey Railway.

Description

This was a private short single platform halt built in timber on the north side of the line serving Knockando House, to the north.

Remarkably the platform survives. The house is to the north of the former halt.

To the south are some embankments, possibly a camp from the construction of the line.

Tags

Station

External links

NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67
NLS Map
03/08/2020

Dates

  /  /1905Strathspey Railway
Knockando [House Halt] renamed Knockando House Halt.

Books


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

Forgotten Railways: Scotland

Old Grantown to Aviemore: Upper Strathspey

Speyside Railways: Exploring the Remains of the Great North of Scotland Railways and Its Environs

Strathspey Railway: Guide book