Ratho (Low Level)

Location type

Station

Name and dates

Ratho (Low Level) (1866-1930)

Opened on the South Queensferry Branch (North British Railway).

Description

This was a single platform station on the South Queensferry Branch (North British Railway) immediately north of Ratho on the Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway. The junction between the main line and its branch was just to the east at Queensferry Junction.

The platform was on the south side of the single line on the east side of Ratho Station Road.

The station and line closed to passengers in 1930 but the line remained open (platform and building were removed) until closed in 1966.

05/10/2019


Dates

22/09/1930South Queensferry Branch (Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway)
Ratho (Low level) to Kirkliston to Dalmeny Junction closed to passengers.
07/02/1966South Queensferry Branch (Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway)
Ratho (Low level) to Kirkliston to Royal Elizabeth Yard closed to freight.

Books


Edinburgh To Inverkeithing.: including The Port Edgar, North Queensferry And Rosyth Dockyard Branches. (Scottish Main Lines.)