MHG52571 - Former Platform at Dornoch Light Railway Station


The former platform serving passengers of the Dornoch Light Railway branch line.

Type and Period (1)

  • RAILWAY PLATFORM (In use, 20th Century - 1902 AD to 1960 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Railway platform fronting the ticket office/waiting room at Dornoch Station. The original platform was over 100 metres long and it still survives to most of its original length (although the north-eastern extremity has been removed) as a grassed over landscaped feature today. In the 1970's a temporary building occupied the site to the north of the ticket office/waiting room but this has since been removed <1>. The paltform is depicted on the 2nd edition 25" OS map c.1905 <2>.

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Grid reference Centred NH 7985 8995 (54m by 107m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH78NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DORNOCH

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