Dawsholm Shed

Location type

Loco shed

Name and dates

Dawsholm Shed (1896-1964)

Opened on the Glasgow Central Railway.


This shed was developed on the east side of the Dawsholm to Bellshaugh Junction line of the Glasgow Central Railway. The shed was single ended and approached from the north.

The shed provided motive power for the Glasgow Central Railway system, the lines through Glasgow Central Low Level

British Railways assigned the code 65D with sub sheds at Dumbarton Shed and Stobcross Shed.

Closure came in 1964. The site is now St Gregory's Church and the Kelvin Walkway.




19/04/1886Airdrie Branch (Caledonian Railway)
Airdrie Shed [CR], a wooden shed with two roads, 42ft turntable and coal stage opened by Airdrie [CR] station. (Later a sub-shed of Dawsholm Shed.)
03/10/1964Glasgow Central Railway
Dawsholm Shed closed.