St Vigeans Junction

Location type

Junction


Name and dates

St Vigeans Junction (1880-1955)

Opened on the North British, Arbroath and Montrose Railway.

Opened on the Arbroath and Forfar Railway.


Description

This junction, north of Arbroath station, was where the North British, Arbroath and Montrose Railway (later North British Railway) met the Arbroath and Forfar Railway (later Caledonian Railway).

With the closure of the Forfar [2nd] route, there is no junction here today, it is just a location on the East Coast Main Line.

Local

St Vigeans Stones and Museum

05/06/2018

Tags

Junction



Dates

05/12/1955Arbroath and Forfar Railway
Arbroath (St Vigeans Junction) to Forfar (Guthrie Junction) closed to passengers. Colliston, Leysmill, Friockheim, Guthrie, Clocksbriggs closed.
05/12/1955Arbroath and Forfar Railway
St Vigeans Junction to Letham Mill Level Crossing closed to goods.