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TITLE
The north end of Muir of Ord station, c1936
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_STATIONS_001_1080
PLACENAME
Muir of Ord
DISTRICT
Muir of Ord
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Urray
DATE OF IMAGE
c.1936
PERIOD
1930s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
27763
KEYWORDS
railway stations
Highland Railway Society
HRS
signals
The north end of Muir of Ord station, c1936

A view of the north end of Muir of Ord station, taken circa 1936.

On 11 June 1862 the Inverness and Ross-shire Railway opened their line between Inverness and Dingwall. It included a station at the village of Tarradale but the company decided to name it after the nearby cattle tryst (market), Muir of Ord. Eventually the name Muir of Ord was applied to the surrounding area.

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The north end of Muir of Ord station, c1936

ROSS: Urray

1930s

railway stations; Highland Railway Society; HRS; signals

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Stations

A view of the north end of Muir of Ord station, taken circa 1936.<br /> <br /> On 11 June 1862 the Inverness and Ross-shire Railway opened their line between Inverness and Dingwall. It included a station at the village of Tarradale but the company decided to name it after the nearby cattle tryst (market), Muir of Ord. Eventually the name Muir of Ord was applied to the surrounding area.