Stobo

Location type

Station


Name and dates

Stobo (1864-1950)

Opened on the Symington, Biggar and Broughton Extension Railway (Caledonian Railway).


Description

This station was south of Stobo Castle. Initially it had a single platform (north side of line) with a goods yard on the north side of the line, approached from the east. The goods yard contained a stone goods shed. A loop was added in 1906 and a westbound platform added. The station building, a single storey, was on the original now platform now the eastbound.

The signal box closed in 1921.

After closure the platforms remain with the station building in use as a house. In the 1990s the goods shed was converted into a house.


Tags

Station

External links

Canmore site record
NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67
NLS Map
NLS Map
NLS Map