Corrour railwey station

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Corrour railwey station is on the Crianlarich-Fort William/Mallaig brainch o the West Highland Line. It is situatit naur Loch Ossian on the Corrour Estate, Hieland Region (umwhile Inverness-shire), Scotland.[1] It is the highest mainline railwey station in the Unitit Kinrick.[2] Its Scottis Gaelic name, displayed on signs at the station, is Coire Odhar, whit means dun-coloured corrie.

Map shawing location o Corrour railwey station
Corrour station frae the sooth in Mairch 1982, showing the oreeginal station house an the fitbrig afore its remuival tae Rannoch
A train tae Mallaig
Corrour station frae the north, in April 2004

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  1. Network Rail, http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/stations/CRR/details.html
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Soorces[eedit | eedit soorce]

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  • Butt, R. V. J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations: details every public and private passenger station, halt, platform and stopping place, past and present (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 978-1-85260-508-7. OCLC 60251199.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
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  • McGregor, John A., All Stations to Mallaig, D. Bradford Barton Ltd, 1st edition, 1982. ISBN 0-85153-426-0
  • Mountain Moor and Loch: on the Route of the West Highland Railway, Sir Joseph Causton & Sons, 1st edition, 1894
  • Thomas, John, The West Highland Railway, David St John Thomas, 3rd edition, 1992, ISBN 0-946537-22-4
  • Yonge, John (May 1987). Gerald Jacobs, ed. British Rail Track Diagams - Book 1: ScotRail (1st ed.). Exeter: Quail Map Company. ISBN 0-9006-0948-6.
  • Yonge, John (February 1993). Gerald Jacobs, ed. Railway Track Diagams - Book 1: Scotland and the Isle of Man (2nd ed.). Exeter: Quail Map Company. ISBN 0-9006-0995-8.
  • Yonge, John (April 1996). Gerald Jacobs, ed. Railway Track Diagams - Book 1: Scotland and the Isle of Man (3rd ed.). Exeter: Quail Map Company. ISBN 1-8983-1919-7.
  • Yonge, John (2007). Gerald Jacobs, ed. Railway Track Diagams - Book 1: Scotland & Isle of Man (Quail Track Plans) (fifth ed.). Bradford on Avon: Trackmaps (formerly Quail Map Co). ISBN 978-0-9549866-3-6. OCLC 79435248.
  • Scotland: the Movie Location Guide – Trainspotting, Rannoch Moor Information on the station as it appears in "Trainspotting".
  • [1] Further details on the station.
  • Hidden Europe magazine – an article about Corrour from Hidden Europe magazine
  • Article on the station by Ian Futers, four pages including track plan, photos, and description in Railway Modeller magazine for April 2008

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Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Rannoch   Abellio ScotRail

West Highland Line
  Tulloch
Rannoch   Caledonian Sleeper

Highland Caledonian Sleeper
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Rannoch   North British Railway

West Highland Railway
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