Opened on the Portpatrick Railway.
This was a single platform station with the platform on the north side of the line. There was a goods yard to the east on the north side, approached from the east. There was a water tank at the east end of the platform.
The station building remains in use as a house, the former goods yard has been built over.
Castle Douglas (St Andrews Street)
Bridge of Dee
Gatehouse of Fleet
Other railway and industry locations
Loch Ken Viaduct
Castle Douglas Shed
Little Water of Fleet Viaduct
Big Water of Fleet Viaduct
Loch Skerrow [Loch]
|Location names in dark blue are on the same original line.|
Stranraer Town to Castle Douglas opened to the public. Most of the line was single track. Stations at; Stranraer, Glenluce, Kirkcowan, Newton Stewart, Creetown, New Galloway, Parton and Crossmichael.
|14/06/1965||Portpatrick RailwayCastle Douglas and Dumfries Railway|
Challoch Junction to Dumfries closed to passengers. Glenluce, Kirkcowan, Newton Stewart, Creetown, Gatehouse of Fleet, New Galloway, Parton and Crossmichael closed. The 'Paddy' is diverted via Mauchline and the former Girvan and Portpatrick Junction Railway.
Portpatrick and Wigtownshire Railways (Library of Railway History)
|Rails to Portpatrick (Local History Series)|
The Port Road: Dumfries to Stranraer, Portpatrick, Kirkcudbright and Whithorn