Mindrum

Location type

Station


Name and dates

Mindrum (1887-1930)

Opened on the Cornhill Branch (North Eastern Railway).


Description

This was a single platform station with a loop, large two storey stone build station building (typical of the line and with a timber extension on the platform side) and large goods yard.

The platform was on the east side of the loop. The goods yard was at the north end, on the east side of the loop, reached by reversal at the north end of the station. The goods shed was at the north end of the platform with the signal box opposite, across the loop.

The station closed in 1930 and line in 1965.

The station building (now a house), goods shed and railway cottages remain standing.

Local

The station was three miles from Flodden Field. Flodden Ecomuseum

One of the railway cottages provides accommodation Briar Cottage .

02/01/2019

Tags

Station

External links

NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67
NLS Map
NLS Map
NLS Map