Forgandenny

Location type

Station

Name and dates

Forgandenny (1848-1956)

Opened on the Scottish Central Railway.

Description

This station was north of the village of Forgandenny and west of Forgandenny Viaduct.

It was a two platform station with a goods yard to the west, south of the line and serving, initially, a brick and tile works.

The main station building was on the westbound/southbound platform and is now a house. It is similar to those at Kinbuck and Blackford.

The signal box was at the west end of the station and on the north side of the line opposite the goods yard.

The station closed to passengers in 1956 and the box closed in 1966.

Tags

Station

External links

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


Dates

22/05/1848Scottish Central Railway
Opened from Stirling to Perth. Stations at: Bridge of Allan [1st], Dunblane, Kinbuck, Greenloaning, Auchterarder, Dunning, Forteviot, Forgandenny, Perth General.

Books


A Regional History of the Railways of Great Britain: The North of Scotland v. 15 (Regional railway history series)

An Illustrated History of Tayside's Railways

Scottish Central Railway (Oakwood Library of Railway History)