Mauchline railway station

Mauchline
Location
Place Mauchline
Area Ayrshire
Operations
Original company Glasgow, Paisley, Kilmarnock and Ayr Railway
Pre-grouping Glasgow and South Western Railway
Platforms 4
History
9 August 1848 Opened as Mauchline
By 1887 Renamed as Mauchline for Catrine
1903 Renamed as Mauchline
6 December 1965 Closed
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
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Mauchline railway station was a railway station serving the town of Mauchline, East Ayrshire, Scotland. The station was originally part of the Glasgow, Paisley, Kilmarnock and Ayr Railway.

History

The station opened on 9 August 1848. It was renamed Mauchline for Catrine by 1887, and renamed back to Mauchline in 1903. The station closed to passengers on 6 December 1965.

Today this line is still open as part of the Glasgow South Western Line.

References

  • 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. 
Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Tarbolton
Line open; station closed
  Glasgow and South Western Railway

Ayr to Mauchline Branch

  Connection with GPK&AR
at Mauchline Junction
Auchinleck   Glasgow and South Western Railway

Glasgow, Paisley, Kilmarnock and Ayr Railway

  Hurlford
Line open; station closed
Catrine
Line and station closed
  Glasgow and South Western Railway

Catrine Branch

  Connection with GPK&AR
at Brownhill Junction

Coordinates: 55°30′30″N 4°22′51″W / 55.50847°N 4.38082°W / 55.50847; -4.38082


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