Campsie Glen railway station

Campsie Glen railway station served the village of Clachan of Campsie, East Dunbartonshire, Scotland from 1867 to 1951 on the Blane Valley Railway; the village was in Stirlingshire during the period of operation of the station.

Campsie Glen
General information
LocationClachan of Campsie, East Dunbartonshire
Scotland
Coordinates55°58′51″N 4°13′16″W / 55.9808°N 4.2211°W / 55.9808; -4.2211Coordinates: 55°58′51″N 4°13′16″W / 55.9808°N 4.2211°W / 55.9808; -4.2211
Grid referenceNS615786
Platforms1
Other information
StatusDisused
History
Original companyNorth British Railway
Post-groupingLNER
British Railways (Scottish Region)
Key dates
1 July 1867 (1867-07-01)Opened
1 October 1951 (1951-10-01)Closed

HistoryEdit

The station opened on 1 July 1867 by the North British Railway. At the east end was a siding. The station closed on 1 October 1951. The station building remains as a private house.[1][2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "RAILSCOT - Campsie Glen". Railscot. Retrieved 25 December 2019.
  2. ^ "Campsie Glen Station". Canmore. Retrieved 25 December 2019.

External linksEdit

Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
Strathblane
Line and station closed
  North British Railway
Blane Valley Railway
  Lennoxtown (New)
Line and station closed