Dundee Ward Road railway station

Dundee Ward Road railway station served the city of Dundee, Scotland from 1832 to 1861 on the Dundee and Newtyle Railway.

Dundee Ward Road
LocationDundee, Dundee
Scotland
Coordinates56°27′42″N 2°58′35″W / 56.4617°N 2.9764°W / 56.4617; -2.9764Coordinates: 56°27′42″N 2°58′35″W / 56.4617°N 2.9764°W / 56.4617; -2.9764
Grid referenceNO399303
Other information
StatusDisused
History
Original companyDundee and Newtyle Railway
Key dates
3 April 1832 (1832-04-03)Opened as Dundee West Ward
1853Name changed to Dundee Ward Road
10 June 1861 (1861-06-10)Closed

HistoryEdit

The station opened as Dundee West Ward on 3 April 1832 by the Dundee and Newtyle Railway. Its name was changed to Dundee Ward Road in 1853. The station closed to both passengers and goods traffic on 10 June 1861.[1] The station site is now a British Telecom building.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Quick, M E (2002). Railway passenger stations in England, Scotland and Wales - a chronology. Richmond: Railway and Canal Historical Society. p. 162. OCLC 931112387.
  2. ^ "RAILSCOT-Dundee Ward Road". Railscot. Retrieved 15 November 2018.

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Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
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Line and station closed
  Dundee and Newtyle Railway   Terminus