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TITLE
The Goods Shed at Nairn, April 1995
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_STATIONS_001_1136
PLACENAME
Nairn
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
NAIRN: Nairn
DATE OF IMAGE
2 April 1995
PERIOD
1990s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
27797
KEYWORDS
railway stations
Highland Railway Society
HRS
The Goods Shed at Nairn, April 1995

This photograph shows the former goods shed at Nairn in April 1995.

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 Goods Shed at Nairn, April 1995

NAIRN: Nairn

1990s

railway stations; Highland Railway Society; HRS

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Stations

This photograph shows the former goods shed at Nairn in April 1995.<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.