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Land at Saltcoats Railway Station has been sold at an online auction for over half a million.

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Part of Saltcoats Station's land is being sold at an online auction today with a sale price of between £575,000 and £600,000.

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Saltcoats: Saltcoats looking east to the station. The goods yard was on the right.
Ewan Crawford //1987

Work to convert an unused space at Saltcoats railway station into a 'training station' for the local karate club has begun, thanks to a series of community grants.

The near £500,000 project has received funding, including £83,300 from ScotRail's Station Community Regeneration Funding (SCRF), £131,711 from the Railway Heritage Trust, £50,000 from North Ayrshire Councils Community Investment Fund, and £76,000 from Sport Scotland.
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Saltcoats: A Glasgow service arrives at the one-time Saltcoats Central station on 17 October 2018. The station retains original buildings on both sides, though the Down building (out of shot) is not in rail use. ...
David Panton 17/10/2018


Saltcoats: Former station offices and station masters house at Saltcoats facing onto Vernon Street in May 2007 with the current station entrance just beyond.
John Furnevel 17/05/2007


Saltcoats: The substantial building on the Glasgow bound platform of the 1882 Saltcoats station in May 2007.
John Furnevel 17/05/2007

Flooding on the railway lines between Saltcoats and Ardrossan caused major disruption.

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Work is now underway at three Ayrshire stations to clean, repair and repaint the footbridges in an investment of £600,000. [The bridges are those at Newton on Ayr, Saltcoats and Barassie.]
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Barassie: Barassie Station Footbridge before repainting.
Network Rail //2020

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