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View looking WSW showing awning of up platform building

SC 733724

Description View looking WSW showing awning of up platform building

Date 20/7/1970

Collection John R Hume

Catalogue Number SC 733724

Category On-line Digital Images

Scope and Content Maybole Station, Nos 18-20 Culzean Road, Maybole, South Ayrshire This station was rebuilt in 1880 by the Glasgow & South Western Railway from an earlier station opened in 1860 by the Maybole & Girvan Railway. The new station was a two-platform through one, with the main building, incorporating the staff houses, on the south-bound platform. This shows the building on the Glasgow and Ayr-bound platform from the north-east. It contains waiting and staff rooms. The ornamental cast iron brackets are similar in style to those used in other station improvements made by the Glasgow & South Western Railway in the 1880s. When the Glasgow to Ayr line was electrified in the mid-1980s the line from Ayr to Girvan was singled, and traffic at Girvan was concentrated on the south-bound platform, this building on the north-bound platform, and the footbridge, being demolished. Source: RCAHMS contribution to SCRAN.

External Reference H35/70/35/37

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/collection/733724

File Format (TIF) Tagged Image File Format bitmap

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