Mosspark railway station
|Scottish Gaelic: Pàirc na Mòna|
|Place||Pollok and Cardonald|
|Managed by||First ScotRail|
|Number of platforms||1|
|Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
|Annual rail passenger usage*|
|Passenger Transport Executive|
|1 March 1934||Opened as Mosspark West |
|6 May 1974||Renamed as Mosspark |
|10 January 1983||Closed|
|28 July 1990||Reopened|
|National Rail – UK railway stations|
|* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Mosspark from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.|
|UK Railways portal|
Mosspark railway station serves the Pollok and Cardonald areas of Glasgow, Scotland. The station is on the Paisley Canal Line, 3¾ miles (6 km) west of Glasgow Central and is managed by First ScotRail.
The station was opened as Mosspark West by the London Midland and Scottish Railway on 1 March 1934. There was however no Mosspark East. British Railways renamed the station Mosspark from 6 May 1974. On 10 January 1983, the station was closed to passengers, although the line was retained for freight services. The station reopened as part of the reinstatement of passenger services to Paisley Canal on 28 July 1990.
Monday to Saturdays there is a half-hourly service eastbound to Glasgow Central and westbound to Paisley Canal.
There is no Sunday service.
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
Paisley Canal Line
|Crookston||London Midland and Scottish Railway
Paisley Canal Line
- Butt (1995), page 164
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- 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.
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