Thrumster railway station

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Thrumster
Thrumster Station Outside.jpg
Outside shot of Thrumster station
Location
PlaceThrumster
AreaHighland
Operations
Original companyWick and Lybster Railway
Pre-groupingWick and Lybster Railway operated by Highland Railway
Post-groupingLMS
Platforms1
History
1 July 1903Open[1]
1 April 1944Closed[1]
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
A B C D–F G H–J K–L M–O P–R S T–V W–Z

Thrumster was a railway station located at Thrumster, Highland, Scotland between Wick and Lybster. The station building can still be seen alongside the main road in Thrumster.

History[edit]

The station was opened as part of the Wick and Lybster Railway on 1 July 1903.[1] As with the other stations on the line, the station was closed on 1 April 1944.[1]


Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
Welsh's Crossing Halt
Station and Line closed
  Wick and Lybster Railway
Operated by Highland Railway
  Wick
Station open; Line closed

References[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Butt (1995), page 229

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.
  • Jowett, Alan (2000). Jowett's Nationalised Railway Atlas (1st ed.). Penryn, Cornwall: Atlantic Transport Publishers. ISBN 978-0-906899-99-1. OCLC 228266687.
  • RAILSCOT on Wick and Lybster Railway

Coordinates: 58°23′24″N 3°08′10″W / 58.3901°N 3.1362°W / 58.3901; -3.1362