Crossmyloof railway station

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Crossmyloof National Rail
Crossmyloof
Northward view from the exit of Platform 1, showing the rebuilt (2006) overbridge
Location
Place Crossmyloof
Local authority City of Glasgow
Coordinates 55°50′02″N 4°17′05″W / 55.8338°N 4.2847°W / 55.8338; -4.2847Coordinates: 55°50′02″N 4°17′05″W / 55.8338°N 4.2847°W / 55.8338; -4.2847
Grid reference NS570624
Operations
Station code CMY
Managed by First ScotRail
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2002/03  0.232 million
2004/05 Increase 0.235 million
2005/06 Increase 0.274 million
2006/07 Increase 0.300 million
2007/08 Increase 0.346 million
2008/09 Increase 0.448 million
2009/10 Decrease 0.436 million
2010/11 Increase 0.464 million
2011/12 Increase 0.531 million
2012/13 Increase 0.574 million
Passenger Transport Executive
PTE SPT
History
Original company Glasgow, Barrhead and Kilmarnock Joint Railway
1 June 1888[1] Opened
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Crossmyloof from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Crossmyloof railway station is a railway station serving the area of Crossmyloof in Glasgow, Scotland. The station is managed by First ScotRail and is served by trains on the Glasgow South Western Line.

The overline station building was removed during the late 1990s. The overbridge (Titwood Road) was rebuilt during 2006.

On 6 October 2012 a Highland cow escaped the nearby Pollok Park and walked the rail line to this station, where it was captured and returned.[citation needed]

Services[edit]

The station is served by trains on both the East Kilbride and Barrhead lines, with a half hourly frequency to each (hourly to Barrhead in the evenings). This gives the station four departures each hour to Glasgow Central, these tend to be at 10, 20, 40 and 50 minutes past the hour, give or take a couple of minutes.

Sundays see a half hourly service to East Kilbride and Glasgow Central but there is no service to Barrhead.

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Pollokshaws West   First ScotRail
Glasgow South Western Line
  Glasgow Central
Historical railways
Pollokshaws West   Caledonian and Glasgow & South Western Railways
Glasgow, Barrhead and Kilmarnock Joint Railway
  South Side
1848 - 1877
Station closed
Caledonian and Glasgow & South Western Railways
Glasgow, Barrhead and Kilmarnock Joint Railway
Strathbungo
1877 - 1962
Line open; station closed

References[edit]

  1. ^ Butt 1995, p. 73.

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.