Location type


Name and dates

Langbank (1852-)

Station code: LGB National Rail ScotRail
Where: Renfrewshire, Scotland
Opened on the Glasgow, Paisley and Greenock Railway.
Open on the Inverclyde Lines.


This is a two platform station with a good view of the River Clyde from its platforms.

The main station building was on the westbound platform with a shelter on the eastbound. The goods yard was to the east, a single siding on the south side of the line and approached from the west. This had a loading bank. The signal box was east of the passenger platforms on the south side of the line by the turnout and with a trailing crossover.

The box closed in 1966 when taken over by the Paisley Power Box in advance of electrification.



External links

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


  /  /1840Glasgow, Paisley and Greenock Railway
Authorisation to purchase the Erskine West Ferry for Dumbarton and run ferries. West Ferry was a mile east of Langbank station.
  /  /1865Glasgow, Paisley and Greenock Railway
Stopping up of Langbank level crossing authorised, replaced by underline bridge.


Caley to the Coast: Rothesay by Wemyss Bay (Oakwood Library of Railway History)