MHG1927 - Thrumster Station


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Type and Period (1)

  • RAILWAY STATION (Modern - 1901 AD to 2100 AD)

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  • None recorded

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Thrumster Station GR corrected to above from 2nd edition OS, NB buildng is on W side of railway line - HAW
Plans to renovate building 4/2003 - HAW

ND34NW 17 3366 4521

(Location cited as ND 337 452). Thrumster Station, built 1903 for the Wick and Lybster Light Rly. and the best-preserved station of that company. A small single-storey wooden building, four bays long, incorporating a tiny goods shed. On the platform side is a neat awning and adjacent to the station is the single-storey stationmaster's house.
J R Hume 1977.

This intermediate station on the Lybster branch of the former Highland Rly. was opened by the Wick and Lybster Light Rly. on 1 July 1903 and closed to regular passenger traffic in 1 April 1944.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 6 January 1999.
R V J Butt 1995.

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Grid reference Centred ND 3367 4523 (40m by 40m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND34NW
Civil Parish WICK
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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