Crow Road railway station

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Crow Road
Location
Place Broomhill
Area Glasgow
Coordinates 55°52′34″N 4°18′59″W / 55.8762°N 4.3165°W / 55.8762; -4.3165Coordinates: 55°52′34″N 4°18′59″W / 55.8762°N 4.3165°W / 55.8762; -4.3165
Operations
Original company Lanarkshire and Dunbartonshire Railway
Pre-grouping Caledonian Railway
Post-grouping London Midland and Scottish Railway
Platforms 2
History
1 October 1896 Opened[1]
6 November 1960 Closed [1]
1970 Station demolished
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Crow Road railway station was located in Glasgow, Scotland and served the Broomhill and Hyndland areas of that city.

On the Lanarkshire and Dunbartonshire Railway it was located on the road from which it took its name and sat to the north of a tunnel which connected it with Partick West railway station. The line ran on to Kelvinside railway station. This route went underneath the present day Hyndland railway station, which opened the day before Crow Road closed, on the present Argyle and North Clyde lines.

Route[edit]

Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Partick West
Line and station closed
  Lanarkshire and Dunbartonshire Railway
operated by Caledonian Railway
  Kelvinside
Line and station closed
Whiteinch Riverside
Line and station closed
Lanarkshire and Dunbartonshire Railway
operated by Caledonian Railway

References[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b Butt (1995), page 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. 
  • 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.