Sinclairtown [2nd]

Location type

Station

Name and dates

Sinclairtown [2nd] (1909-1969)

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

Opened on the Edinburgh and Northern Railway.

Description

This station replaced Sinclairtown [1st] station, just to the west, in 1909.

The booking offices was located above the line alongside Clair Street which was to the west of the station. There were waiting rooms in typical North British Railway style on each platform.

For the opening of this station and alterations to the goods yard at the old station a new signal box was provided at the old station, to the west of its goods yard.

The station closed in 1969 and the buildings and stairways up to the street level removed.

Tags

Station

External links

Canmore site record
NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67
04/06/2019



Books


A Regional History of the Railways of Great Britain: The North of Scotland v. 15 (Regional railway history series)

Burntisland: Fife's Railway Port (Locomotion papers)

Fife's Last Days of Steam

Fife's Lost Railways

Railways of Fife

The Railways of Fife