Michael Laing (rock_dinosaur) wrote in abrailway,
Michael Laing


The station buildings at Ballater were destroyed by fire on 12th May, 2015. See BBC report here.

A Metropolitan-Cammell (Class 101) 2-car DMU prepares to depart from Ballater for Aberdeen on 14th September, 1963. [D. Simpson]

Ballater station photographed in September 1967, after closure and lifting of track. The substantial timber structure remains today, with Queen Victoria's waiting room in use as office accommodation. [Nigel Welbourne]

A view towards Aboyne and Aberdeen at the closed Ballater station in February 1972. With one long 'through' platform, it is evident that this station was not intended to be a terminus, but the line was never extended onwards to Braemar. [A. Muckley]
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