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Wemyss Bay Railway Station

A Category A Listed Building in Inverkip, Inverclyde

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8761 / 55°52'33"N

Longitude: -4.8894 / 4°53'21"W

OS Eastings: 219338

OS Northings: 668544

OS Grid: NS193685

Mapcode National: GBR GF95.WMD

Mapcode Global: WH2MM.VKWP

Entry Name: Wemyss Bay Railway Station

Listing Date: 10 June 1971

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 345273

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB12473

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Inverkip

County: Inverclyde

Electoral Ward: Inverclyde South West

Parish: Inverkip

Traditional County: Renfrewshire

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Description

1903-4. James Miller, architect. Front buildings: Rock
faced ashlar plinth, mock hall timber and harling, red
tiled roofs. Italianate clock tower.
Concourse: 2/3 of a circle with circular booking office.
From it fan out a curved ramp down to steamboat pier
and curved railway platforms. All with glazed steel-trussed
roofs.

Statement of Interest

Greenock to Wemyss Bay railway was opened 1865. It was

absorbed by Caledonian Railway 1893

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