Kirriemuir Branch (Scottish Midland Junction Railway)

Introduction

This line is closed.






Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

View west at Kirriemuir Junction on 15 August 1953 as ex-Caledonian 4-4-0 no 54486 brings a Forfar bound freight off the branch ...
G H Robin collection by courtesy of the Mitchell Library, Glasgow 15/08/1953
Old bridge at Kirriemuir Junction ...
Bruce Dunn //
Relic at Krriemuir Junction. ...
Bruce Dunn //
Abandonded platform at Kirriemuir Junction ...
Bruce Dunn //
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This was a terminus built at Wellbank in the east of Kirriemuir, opened in 1855. Latterly it had a main platform, on the north side of the line, with a loop and a short bay on the north side. Sidings were on either side of the line and there was a locomotive shed at the east end Kirriemuir Shed.
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Not much is left as you exit the station other than a single man path ...
Colin Harkins 31/08/2006
Ex-Caledonian 0-4-4T no 55161 waits with the branch train at Kirriemuir on 2 May 1949. Kirriemuir station closed to passenger traffic in 1952. ...
G H Robin collection by courtesy of the Mitchell Library, Glasgow 02/05/1949
Paved over trackbed and grassed Platform of Kirriemuir Station... now landscaped as part of local housing path. Not much else remains ...
Colin Harkins 31/08/2006
Platform at Kirriemuir... well kept lawn ...
Colin Harkins 31/08/2006
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