Shields Road [CGU]

Location type

Station


Name and dates

Shields Road [CGU] (1870-1966)

Opened on the City of Glasgow Union Railway.

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


Description

This was a two platform station - the southern two platforms of the four platform Shields Road station, the two platforms to the north were riginally Pollokshields station.

Pollok Junction is to the immediate west.

Tot the south was the two platform Shields station.

The General Terminus and Glasgow Harbour Railway passed underneath and an arm of it created a chasm between the station and Shields to the south.

Hints of the platforms remain today.

07/11/2017

Tags

Station