Brechin railway station

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Brechin
Brechin City railway station.jpg
Location
PlaceBrechin
AreaAngus
Coordinates56°43′53″N 2°39′09″W / 56.731298°N 2.652414°W / 56.731298; -2.652414Coordinates: 56°43′53″N 2°39′09″W / 56.731298°N 2.652414°W / 56.731298; -2.652414
Grid referenceNO601601
Operations
Original companyAberdeen Railway
Managed byCaledonian Railway (Brechin)
Pre-groupingCaledonian Railway
Post-groupingLMS
Platforms2
History
1 February 1848Opened by the Aberdeen Railway
4 August 1952Closed to Passengers
1981Closed to all traffic
1993Re-opened by Caledonian Railway (Brechin)
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Brechin is a station in Angus, on the Caledonian Railway line.

History[edit]

Preceding station Heritage Railways  Heritage railways Following station
Terminus   Caledonian Railway (Brechin)   Bridge of Dun
  Historical railways  
Terminus   Caledonian Railway
Aberdeen Railway
  Bridge of Dun
Terminus   Caledonian Railway
Forfar and Brechin Railway
  Careston
Terminus   Caledonian Railway
Brechin and Edzell District Railway
  Stracathro

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 978-1-85260-508-7. 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 978-1-85260-086-0. OCLC 22311137.
  • Caledonian Railway (Brechin) Ltd