Victoria Harbour

Location type

Sidings

Name and dates

Victoria Harbour

Opened on the Glasgow, Paisley and Greenock Railway.


Dates

  /  /1840Glasgow, Paisley and Greenock Railway
Original plan for the Dellingburn Branch abandoned. Revised Greenock to Dellingburn Street and thus to East India Harbour and Victoria Harbour authorised. Access at Greenock would be by reversal. Locomotives were prohibited from the branch.
  /  /1843Glasgow, Paisley and Greenock Railway
Dellingburn Branch opened from Greenock to East India Harbour and Victoria Harbour. An elevator connects the station to the branch line.
  /  /1865Glasgow, Paisley and Greenock Railway
Branch from Cartsburn Junction to Victoria Harbour authorised (where it would meet the Dellingburn Branch).
01/06/1869Glasgow, Paisley and Greenock Railway
Branch from Cartsburn Junction to Victoria Harbour opened. Proposed branch to Greenock Albert Harbour [Dock] abandoned.

Books


Caley to the Coast: Rothesay by Wemyss Bay (Oakwood Library of Railway History)