Botanic Gardens Tunnel

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Botanic Gardens Tunnel (1896-1964)

Opened on the Glasgow Central Railway.


This is a disused double tunnel between Kirklee station to the west and Botanic Gardens station to the east. The tunnel has a fine west portal. This portal entry is gated to prevent access to Botanic Gardens station. The tunnel is a conventional brick lined elliptical one, not cut and cover unlike Great Western Road tunnel which is to the east of Botanic Gardens.