This intermediate station on the Portpatrick and Wigtownshire Joint Rly (which formed the greater part of the Dumfries-Stranraer 'Port Road') was opened (by the Portpatrick Rly) on 12 March 1861. It closed to regular passenger traffic, with the Stranraer (Challoch Junction) - Dumfries portion of the line, on 14 June 1965. Immediatelybelow are 2 pictures showing the station as it is today, a private dwelling house, platform can still be seen. The photograph below was taken in January 2017. At the bottom of this page you can see a full gallery of pictures taken around the Crossmichael section




7051 19690


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7006 19690

b2223 Titfield Thunderbolt 1953