Barnhill railway station

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Barnhill National Rail
Scottish Gaelic: Cnoc an t-Sabhail
Barnhill
Location
Place Springburn
Local authority Glasgow
Coordinates 55°52′40″N 4°13′25″W / 55.8778°N 4.2235°W / 55.8778; -4.2235Coordinates: 55°52′40″N 4°13′25″W / 55.8778°N 4.2235°W / 55.8778; -4.2235
Grid reference NS610671
Operations
Station code BNL
Managed by First ScotRail
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05 45,594
2005/06 Increase 54,216
2006/07 Decrease 51,126
2007/08 Increase 54,900
2008/09 Increase 67,320
2009/10 Decrease 62,678
2010/11 Decrease 58,932
2011/12 Increase 60,866
2012/13 Increase 63,900
History
Original company City of Glasgow Union Railway
Pre-grouping G&SWR & NBR
Post-grouping LMS & LNER
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Barnhill from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Barnhill railway station is in Glasgow, Scotland, 3 miles (5 km) north of Glasgow Queen Street railway station on the Springburn branch of the North Clyde Line. The station is managed by First ScotRail.

It was built as part of the City of Glasgow Union Railway which provided a link across the Clyde (between the Glasgow and Paisley Joint Railway at Shields Junction and the Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway at Sighthill Junction).

Services[edit]

Monday to Saturday daytimes there is a half-hourly service from Barnhill to Glasgow Queen Street and beyond (usually to Dalmuir) southbound and to Springburn northbound. There is no Sunday service or Bank Holiday service however train services to/from Cumbernauld and Partick pass, They do not call here,

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Springburn   First ScotRail
North Clyde Line
Mondays-Saturdays only
  Alexandra Parade
Historical railways
Springburn
Line and Station open
  City of Glasgow Union Railway
G&SWR and NBR
  Garngad
Line open; Station closed

Sources[edit]

  • Butt, R. V. J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations: details every public and private passenger station, halt, platform and stopping place, past and present (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 1-8526-0508-1. OCLC 60251199. 
  • Jowett, Alan (March 1989). Jowett's Railway Atlas of Great Britain and Ireland: From Pre-Grouping to the Present Day (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 1-8526-0086-1. OCLC 22311137.