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Scotscalder Station

Railway Station (19th Century)

Site Name Scotscalder Station

Classification Railway Station (19th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Scotscalder Railway Station

Canmore ID 7686

Site Number ND05NE 66

NGR ND 0959 5602

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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  • Council Highland
  • Parish Halkirk
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Caithness
  • Former County Caithness

Archaeology Notes

ND05NE 66.00 0959 5602

ND05NE 66.01 ND 0981 5610 snow blower

(Location cited as ND 095 560). Scotscalder Station, opened 1874 by the Sutherland and Caithness Rly. A two-platform through station with the loop now removed. There is a small single-storey station building, incorporating a dwelling house.

J R Hume 1977.

This intermediate station on the Helmsdale-Georgemas Junction portion of the Dingwall - Wick and Thurso ('Far North') line of the former Highland Rly was opened (by the Sutherland and Caithness Rly) on 28 July 1874. It remains in regular use by passenger traffic.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 4 April 2000.

R V J Butt 1995.

Architecture Notes

Highland Railway


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