Rutherford railway station

Rutherford railway station served the parish of Maxton, Roxburghshire, Scotland from 1851 to 1964 on the Kelso Line.

Rutherford
LocationMaxton, Roxburghshire
Scotland
Coordinates55°34′12″N 2°32′55″W / 55.5701°N 2.5486°W / 55.5701; -2.5486Coordinates: 55°34′12″N 2°32′55″W / 55.5701°N 2.5486°W / 55.5701; -2.5486
Grid referenceNT655308
Platforms2
Other information
StatusDisused
History
Original companyNorth British Railway
Pre-groupingNorth British Railway
Post-groupingLNER
British Rail (Scottish Region)
Key dates
June 1851 (1851-06)Opened
15 June 1964 (1964-06-15)Closed

HistoryEdit

The station opened in June 1851 by the North British Railway. It closed to both passengers and goods traffic on 15 June 1964.[1][2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Historic Environment Scotland. "Rutherford Station (100295)". Canmore. Retrieved 23 July 2017.
  2. ^ Quick, M E (2002). Railway passenger stations in England, Scotland and Wales - a chronology. Richmond: Railway and Canal Historical Society. p. 371. OCLC 931112387.

External linksEdit

Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Maxton
Line and station closed
  North British Railway
Kelso Line
  Roxburgh Junction
Line and station closed