Meigle Junction railway station

Meigle Junction railway station served the village of Meigle, Perth and Kinross, Scotland, from 1848 to 1861 on the Scottish Midland Junction Railway.

Meigle Junction
General information
LocationMeigle, Perth and Kinross
England
Platforms2
Other information
StatusDisused
History
Original companyScottish Midland Junction Railway
Pre-groupingScottish Midland Junction Railway
Key dates
2 August 1848 (1848-08-02)Opened
June 1861 (1861-06)Closed

HistoryEdit

The station opened on 2 August 1848 by the Scottish Midland Junction Railway. It opened with an interchange. This allowed goods sidings to reverse into the sidings then continue on to Coupar Angus. The station closed in June 1861[1] when the line to Ardler reopened.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Quick, M E (2002). Railway passenger stations in England, Scotland and Wales - a chronology. Richmond: Railway and Canal Historical Society. p. 291. OCLC 931112387.
  2. ^ "RAILSCOT - Meigle Upper". Railscot. Retrieved 21 October 2020.

External linksEdit

Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
Kirkinch
Line and station closed
  Scottish Midland Junction Railway   Alyth Junction
Line and station closed

Coordinates: 56°34′24″N 3°09′04″W / 56.5732°N 3.1511°W / 56.5732; -3.1511