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Meikle Ferry railway station served the town of Dornoch, Sutherland, Scotland from 1864 to 1869 on the Inverness and Ross-shire Railway.

Meikle Ferry
Meikle Ferry railway station (site), Highland (geograph 4418446).jpg
The site of the station in 2015
Location
PlaceDornoch
AreaSutherland
Coordinates57°49′53″N 4°06′32″W / 57.8315°N 4.1089°W / 57.8315; -4.1089Coordinates: 57°49′53″N 4°06′32″W / 57.8315°N 4.1089°W / 57.8315; -4.1089
Grid referenceNH748843
Operations
Original companyInverness and Aberdeen Junction Railway
Pre-groupingHighland Railway
Platforms1
History
1864 (1864)Station opened
1869 (1869)Station closed to passengers and goods traffic
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HistoryEdit

The station opened in 1864 by the Inverness and Aberdeen Junction Railway. It was situated north of Tain and south of Edderton station. This was a short lived station that was only open for five years, closing to passengers and goods traffic in 1869.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Meikle Ferry railway station (site), Highland". Geograph. Retrieved 9 January 2018.

External linksEdit

Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Tain
Line and station open
  Highland Railway
Inverness and Ross-shire Railway
  Edderton
Line open, station closed