Montrose Shed [NBR]

Location type

Loco shed

Name and dates

Montrose Shed [NBR] (1881-1950)

Note: text in square brackets is added for clarity and was not part of the location's name.

Opened on the North British, Arbroath and Montrose Railway.


This shed was on the east side of the northern end of Montrose station and approached from Montrose North Junction, north of the station. It was a two road shed with a water tank to the north and turntable to the south by the buffers. The coaling shed was on its west side.

A headshunt to the north of the shed, reached by reversing from the shed, gave access to a gas works.




The Montrose & Bervie Railway: A Study of Transport in South-East Kincardineshire 1770-1966