NS6462 : Carmyle railway station, Glasgow

taken 4 years ago, near to Carmyle, Glasgow, Great Britain

Carmyle railway station, Glasgow
Carmyle railway station, Glasgow
Opened in 1866 by the Rutherglen and Coatbridge Railway, later part of the Caledonian Railway, this station closed in 1964. It was rebuilt and reopened in 1993 as part of the Glasgow to Whifflet line.
View east towards Mount Vernon and Whifflet, prior to electrification. For a view in the opposite direction some three years later, see NS6462 : Carmyle railway station, Glasgow.
The station had also previously been the junction for the Glasgow Central Railway via Tollcross and Bridgeton Cross, with a further 2 platforms to the left. These are now buried underneath the motorway embankment.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 12 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 14 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services  Suburb, Urban fringe  Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 649 622 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:50.0547N 4:9.4905W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 648 621
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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