Newburgh [1st]

Location type


Name and dates

Newburgh [1st] (1848-1902)

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

Opened on the Strathearn Junction Railway (Edinburgh and Northern Railway).


This was a two platform station around a third of a mile east of the later station. the location what cramped and goods yard small.

Newburgh Quarry was on the south side of the line west of the station. It was served by a siding on the south side which was accessed from the westbound line to the west and eastbound line to the east.

The signal box closed in 1906, replaced by the box at Newburgh [2nd].



External links

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

News items

08/04/2021Can a local rail renaissance happen at a bad time for trains? Of course, say Fifes committed campaigners [Evening Telegraph]