SCRCA structure 284720: Culgaith Station - Passenger Platform (Up)

SCRCA Location Introduction

The section of 'Up' platform between the road and the WNW end of the main station building was constructed with a stone facing wall beside the track and solid infill behind the facing wall.

The rest of the 'Up' platform was constructed with a timber deck on stone supports, with no facing wall beside the tracks. (This mixed design was unusual for platforms on the Settle-Carlisle Railway.)

Culgaith Station Platform (Up): South-west elevation view

Key details from the Location Record

Location Type
Platform (for passenger use)
Location Variant
Platform - Single face
Assessment status
Current Use(s)
Shown on a land plan?
Construction / installation period
3: MR operational phase (1st Jan 1877 to 31st Dec 1922)
Distance from London St.Pancras
284 miles and 60 chains
Position relative to running lines
This location IS visible from nearby publicly accessible land.
Accessibility (ease of access)
Protection Category
Conservation Area Only
Geographic Location
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