Bucksburn railway station

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Bucksburn
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The station in 1961
Location
PlaceBucksburn
AreaAberdeenshire
Coordinates57°10′42″N 2°10′09″W / 57.1782°N 2.1692°W / 57.1782; -2.1692Coordinates: 57°10′42″N 2°10′09″W / 57.1782°N 2.1692°W / 57.1782; -2.1692
Grid referenceNJ898097
Operations
Original companyGreat North of Scotland Railway
Pre-groupingGreat North of Scotland Railway
Post-groupingLNER
Platforms2
History
20 September 1854 (1854-09-20)Opened as Buxburn
1 January 1897Station name changed to Bucksburn
5 March 1956 (1956-03-05)Closed to passengers and goods traffic
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Bucksburn railway station served the suburb of Bucksburn, Aberdeenshire, Scotland from 1854 to 1956 on the Great North of Scotland Railway.

History[edit]

The station opened as Buxburn on 20 September 1854 by the Great North of Scotland Railway. It was situated north of Bankhead and south of Persley. The name changed to Bucksburn on 1 January 1897. The station closed to both passengers and goods traffic on 5 March 1956.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Aberdeen, Bucksburn, Station Road". Canmore. Retrieved 17 June 2018.

External links[edit]

Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Persley
Line open, station closed
  Great North of Scotland Railway   Bankhead
Line open, station closed