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TITLE
Achnasheen Station and Gairloch Mailbus 2
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_STATIONS_001_052
PLACENAME
Achnasheen
DISTRICT
Muir of Ord
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Contin
PERIOD
c1960s
CREATOR
D Lawrence
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
26788
KEYWORDS
Dingwall and Skye Railway
Highland Railway
London midland and Scottish Railway
British Railways
Bedford Mailbus
Achnasheen Station and Gairloch Mailbus 2

Bedford Mailbus FGS 872 connects with the train.

Achnasheen Station is on the Dingwall and Skye Railway, better known today as the Kyle Line. It lies a little over 43 kilometres west of Dingwall. It opened for goods on 9 August 1870 and for passengers on the 19th. It is still open for passengers in 2008 but goods traffic ceased in August 1983. Achnasheen is one of the crossing loops where east and westbound trains can pass. There was a hotel at the station but this burnt down in February 1994.

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Achnasheen Station and Gairloch Mailbus 2

ROSS: Contin

c1960s

Dingwall and Skye Railway; Highland Railway; London midland and Scottish Railway; British Railways; Bedford Mailbus

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Stations

Bedford Mailbus FGS 872 connects with the train.<br /> <br /> Achnasheen Station is on the Dingwall and Skye Railway, better known today as the Kyle Line. It lies a little over 43 kilometres west of Dingwall. It opened for goods on 9 August 1870 and for passengers on the 19th. It is still open for passengers in 2008 but goods traffic ceased in August 1983. Achnasheen is one of the crossing loops where east and westbound trains can pass. There was a hotel at the station but this burnt down in February 1994.