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Shandon, Station Road, Railway Station

Railway Station (19-20th Century)

Site Name Shandon, Station Road, Railway Station

Classification Railway Station (19-20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Shandon Station; Laigh Balernock

Canmore ID 160623

Site Number NS28NE 42

NGR NS 2507 8815

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Argyll And Bute
  • Parish Rhu
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Dumbarton
  • Former County Dunbartonshire

Archaeology Notes

NS28NE 42 2507 8815

This intermediate station on the Glasgow-Helensburgh-Crianlarich-Fort William route (the 'West Highland line') of the former North British Rly. was opened (by the West Highland Rly.) on 7 August 1894. It closed to regular passenger traffic on 15 June 1964; the line itself remains in use.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 5 April 2000.

R V J Butt 1995.


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