Ravenscraig

Location type

Station

Name and dates

Ravenscraig (1865-1944)

Opened on the Greenock and Wemyss Bay Railway.

Description

This was a single platform station on the east side of the line, with a siding opposite approached from the Wemyss Bay direction.

Ravenscraig Farm was to the south west.

Today Branchton station is not far to the north east and IBM is to the south west.

Tags

Station

External links

NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67
NLS Map
NLS Map
NLS Map
04/08/2018


Dates

15/05/1865Greenock and Wemyss Bay Railway
Line opened from Port Glasgow through southern Greenock to Wemyss Bay. Stations at Upper Greenock, Ravenscraig, Inverkip and Wemyss Bay.