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Fraserburgh Station

Railway Station (19th Century)

Site Name Fraserburgh Station

Classification Railway Station (19th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Fraserburgh, Seaforth Street, Railway Station

Canmore ID 120167

Site Number NJ96NE 30

NGR NJ 9987 6663

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Aberdeenshire
  • Parish Fraserburgh
  • Former Region Grampian
  • Former District Banff And Buchan
  • Former County Aberdeenshire

Archaeology Notes

NJ96NE 30 9987 6663

(Location cited as NJ 999 666). Opened 1865 by the Formartine and Buchan Rly, and subsequently rebuilt. A 3-platform terminus with awnings over the platforms. The street frontage is single-storey, of granite ashlar with two crow-stepped gables. In the goods yard is a wooden shed of standard Great North of Scotland Rly type.

J R Hume 1977.

This station was the terminus of the Fraserburgh branch of the Great North of Scotland Rly. It was opened on 24 April 1865 by the Formartine and Buchan Rly., and closed to regular passenger traffic on 4 October 1965.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 19 August 1997.

R V J Butt 1995.


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