Ulbster railway station

Ulbster was a railway station located at Ulbster, Highland, between Wick and Lybster.

Ulbster
General information
LocationUlbster, Highland
Scotland
Platforms1
Other information
StatusDisused
History
Opened1 July 1903; 120 years ago (1903-07-01)[1]
Closed3 April 1944; 80 years ago (1944-04-03)[1]
Original companyWick and Lybster Railway
Pre-groupingWick and Lybster Railway operated by Highland Railway
Post-groupingLMS

History edit

The station was opened as part of the Wick and Lybster Railway on 1 July 1903.[1] As with the other stations on the line, the station was closed from 3 April 1944.[1][2]


Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
Mid Clyth
Station and Line closed
  Highland Railway
Wick and Lybster Light Railway
  Welsh's Crossing Halt
Station and Line closed

References edit

Notes edit

  1. ^ a b c d Butt (1995), p. 237
  2. ^ Quick, M. E. (2002). Railway passenger stations in England, Scotland and Wales – a chronology. Richmond: Railway and Canal Historical Society. p. 432. OCLC 931112387.

Sources edit

58°20′58″N 3°10′01″W / 58.3494°N 3.1670°W / 58.3494; -3.1670