Thrumster railway station

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Thrumster
Thrumster Station Outside.jpg
Outside shot of Thrumster station
Location Thrumster, Highland
Scotland
Platforms1
Other information
StatusDisused
History
Opened1 July 1903;118 years ago (1903-07-01) [1]
Closed3 April 1944;77 years ago (1944-04-03) [1]
Original company Wick and Lybster Railway
Pre-grouping Wick and Lybster Railway operated by Highland Railway
Post-grouping LMS

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.

Contents

History

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 from 3 April 1944. [1]

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

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Notes

  1. 1 2 3 4 Butt (1995), p. 229

Sources

Coordinates: 58°23′24″N3°08′10″W / 58.3901°N 3.1362°W / 58.3901; -3.1362