Maxwell Park

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Maxwell Park (1894-)

Opened on the Cathcart District Railway.

Open on the Cathcart Circle.
Open on the Newton Line.


This is a fine island platform station which retains its original station building. Access to the station is by means of a footbridge which passes through the building at the first floor level, there being steps down to the platform.

Maxwell Park Goods was to the west, south side of the line, accessed from the west.

To the north is Maxwell Park itself.

The next station towards Glasgow Central is Pollokshields West and to the south is Shawlands station.


Pollokshields Heritage is based upstairs in the station building and down below is Glasgow South Model Tram and Rail Group .