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TITLE
Achanalt Station looking west from up platform
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_STATIONS_001_031
PLACENAME
Achanalt
DISTRICT
Muir of Ord
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Contin
DATE OF IMAGE
1963
PERIOD
1960s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
26767
KEYWORDS
Achanault
Highland Railway
Dingwall and Skye Railway
Kyle Line
Achanalt Station looking west from up platform

View looking west from the up (Inverness bound) platform

Achanalt Station is on the Dingwall and Skye Railway, better known as the Kyle Line. It lies a little over 34 kilometres west of Dingwall. Originally spelt Achanault, it opened for goods on 9 August 1870 and for passengers on the 19th, it is still open for passengers (as a request stop) in 2008, though not for goods since 2 November 1964. There was a passing loop to enable trains to pass on the single line but this was removed in 1966.

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Achanalt Station looking west from up platform

ROSS: Contin

1960s

Achanault; Highland Railway; Dingwall and Skye Railway; Kyle Line

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Stations

View looking west from the up (Inverness bound) platform<br /> <br /> Achanalt Station is on the Dingwall and Skye Railway, better known as the Kyle Line. It lies a little over 34 kilometres west of Dingwall. Originally spelt Achanault, it opened for goods on 9 August 1870 and for passengers on the 19th, it is still open for passengers (as a request stop) in 2008, though not for goods since 2 November 1964. There was a passing loop to enable trains to pass on the single line but this was removed in 1966.