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Glasgow, Charing Cross Station And Tower

Railway Station (19-20th Century)

Site Name Glasgow, Charing Cross Station And Tower

Classification Railway Station (19-20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Charing Cross Centre, Elmbank Crescent; Finnieston Tunnel

Canmore ID 164851

Site Number NS56NE 1461

NGR NS 58049 65829

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Glasgow, City Of
  • Parish Glasgow (City Of Glasgow)
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District City Of Glasgow
  • Former County Lanarkshire

Archaeology Notes

NS56NE 1461 58049 65829

Charing Cross Station [NAT]

OS (GIS) MasterMap, May 2010.

Location formerly entered as NS 5801 6583.

Station opened 15/3/1886 (Glasgow and City District Railway): electrified 5/11/1960.

(Undated) information in NMRS.

Station and surrounding area re-developed 1971-5 to designs of the Richard Seifert Co-Partnership.

Information from RCAHMS (STG), October 2003.


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