Glenellrig

Location type

Station

Name and dates

Glenellrig (1848-1850)

Opened on the Slamannan Railway.

Description

This was a short lived halt between Slamannan station, to the west, and Avonbridge, to the east. The station not open with the line in 1840, it probably dated from around 1848. It closed in 1850 (some sources suggest 1849).

To the east a small railway bridge over the River Avon still stands.

Glenellrig House was half a mile to the north. A ruin by 1860.

Tags

Short lived

External links

NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67
NLS Map


Dates

  /  /1848Slamannan Railway
Glenellrig opened.
  /  /1850Slamannan Railway
Glenellrig closed.

Books


Vanished Railways of West Lothian