Dundee Tay Bridge Shed

Location type

Loco shed

Name and dates

Dundee Tay Bridge Shed (1878-1967)

Opened on the Tay Bridge and Associated Lines (North British Railway).


This shed was located between the Caledonian Railway and North British Railway lines, approached from east, the station direction.

British Railways assigned this shed the code 62B. It had sub sheds at Arbroath Shed, Dundee West Shed, Montrose Shed, St Andrews Shed and Tayport Shed.

After the shed closed in 1967, Dundee West Shed re-opened as a diesel depot to be the main shed in Dundee.



External links

Canmore site record
NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67


An Illustrated History of Tayside's Railways