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TITLE
The west signal box at Nairn Station from the down platform, August 1995
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_STATIONS_001_1120
PLACENAME
Nairn
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
NAIRN: Nairn
DATE OF IMAGE
August 1995
PERIOD
1990s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
27792
KEYWORDS
railway stations
Highland Railway Society
HRS
signal boxes
The west signal box at Nairn Station from the down platform, August 1995

This photograph shows the west signal box at Nairn Station in August 1995. It was taken from the down platform.

Nairn station was opened in 1855 as the eastern terminus of the Inverness and Nairn Railway (I&NR) which connected those two towns. In 1861 the I&NR became part of the Inverness and Aberdeen Junction Railway which in turn was one of the companies which merged to form the Highland Railway in 1865. It is still served by regular passenger services although it was closed to goods traffic in August 1983. The goods shed has been dismantled and can now be seen at Bridge of Dun station on the preserved Caledonian Railway.

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The west signal box at Nairn Station from the down platform, August 1995

NAIRN: Nairn

1990s

railway stations; Highland Railway Society; HRS; signal boxes

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Stations

This photograph shows the west signal box at Nairn Station in August 1995. It was taken from the down platform.<br /> <br /> Nairn station was opened in 1855 as the eastern terminus of the Inverness and Nairn Railway (I&NR) which connected those two towns. In 1861 the I&NR became part of the Inverness and Aberdeen Junction Railway which in turn was one of the companies which merged to form the Highland Railway in 1865. It is still served by regular passenger services although it was closed to goods traffic in August 1983. The goods shed has been dismantled and can now be seen at Bridge of Dun station on the preserved Caledonian Railway.