Neilston [1st]

Location type


Names and dates

Crofthead (1855-1868)
Neilston [1st] (1868-1870)

Opened on the Glasgow and Kilmarnock Joint Railway.

Opened on the Glasgow, Barrhead and Neilston Direct Railway.

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


This was a terminus. The site of the station has been mostly obliterated by extension of the railway south in 1870 and in a re-alignment of the A736, although a large retaining wall remains next to the former alignment of the road. It was replaced by Neilston Low just to the south east.



Station terminus