Braemar railway station, New South Wales

Braemar is a former railway station which was located on the Picton – Mittagong loop railway line. It served Braemar, a small town in the Macarthur Region of New South Wales, Australia.

Braemar
Former Site of Braemar Railway Station.png
Former site of Braemar Station, left side of track
Coordinates34°25′42″S 150°28′45″E / 34.4284°S 150.4792°E / -34.4284; 150.4792Coordinates: 34°25′42″S 150°28′45″E / 34.4284°S 150.4792°E / -34.4284; 150.4792
Line(s)
Platforms1 (formerly)
Tracks1
Other information
StatusDemolished and closed
History
Opened1 May 1867 as Rushs Platform
Closed5 August 1978
Services
Preceding station   Closed lines   Following station
Terminus
Picton Loop Line
(closed)
towards Picton

HistoryEdit

The station opened on 1 March 1867 as Rushs Platform, and was renamed Braemar in September 1892. The station along with the Loop Line was closed in 1978.[1] There are no remains of the station. At present, the station only services a concrete sleeper supplier and the company Clyde Engineering.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Braemar Station". NSW Rail.net.