Gushetfaulds railway station

Gushetfaulds railway station served the area of Mount Florida, Glasgow, Scotland, from 1885 to 1907 on the Gordon Street lines.

Gushetfaulds
General information
LocationMount Florida, Glasgow
Scotland
Platforms2
Other information
StatusDisused
History
Original companyCaledonian Railway
Pre-groupingCaledonian Railway
Key dates
6 April 1885 (1885-04-06)Opened as Cathcart Road
1 July 1886Name changed to Gushetfaulds
1 May 1907 (1907-05-01)Closed

HistoryEdit

The station was opened as Cathcart Road on 6 April 1885 by the Caledonian Railway. To the north was Gushetfaulds Carriage Shed and its sidings. Its name was changed to Gushetfaulds on 1 July 1886, although its name sometimes appeared as Glasgow Cathcart Road in the timetable. The station closed on 1 May 1907.[1][2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "RAILSCOT - Gushetfaulds". Railscot. Retrieved 11 October 2021.
  2. ^ Quick, M E (2002). Railway passenger stations in England, Scotland and Wales - a chronology. Richmond: Railway and Canal Historical Society. p. 209. OCLC 931112387.


Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
Terminus   Caledonian Railway
Gordon Street lines
  Eglinton Street
Line and station closed

Coordinates: 55°50′30″N 4°15′24″W / 55.8416°N 4.2566°W / 55.8416; -4.2566