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Clydebank, Clyde Street, Clydebank Riverside Station

Railway Station (19th Century)

Site Name Clydebank, Clyde Street, Clydebank Riverside Station

Classification Railway Station (19th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Dalmuir (Riverside) Station; Clydebank Station

Canmore ID 128449

Site Number NS46NE 48

NGR NS 49956 69658

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council West Dunbartonshire
  • Parish Old Kilpatrick (Clydebank)
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Clydebank
  • Former County Dunbartonshire

Archaeology Notes

NS46NE 48 49967 69593

Clydebank Riverside Station [NAT]

OS 1:1250 map, 1958.

Clydebank (Riverside) Station: 1896. Built by the Lanarkshire and Dumbartonshire Railway. A three platform through station, with the offices on the up platform.

Visited and photographed by J R Hume, University of Strathclyde, 1972.

See MS/749 (Dunbartonshire, Old Kilpatrick parish, Clydebank Riverside Station), photographs with reporter, J R Hume.

(Location cited at NS 499 696). Clydebank Riverside Station: this was opened in 1896 by the Dunbartonshire and Lanarkshire Railway. The offices on the up platform are still in a one-storey brick and sandstone Renaissance style building with a hexagonal tower. This was extant in 1976, but was bereft of its awnings.

J R Hume, 1976.

This intermediate station on the Dumbuck-Glasgow line of the former Caledonian Rly was opened (as Clydebank Station) by the Lanarkshire and Dumbartonshire Rly on 1 May 1896. It was renamed Clydebank Riverside Station on 28 February 1953, and closed to regular passenger traffic on 5 October 1964.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 9 February 2006.

R V J Butt 1995.


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