Invergarry and Fort Augustus Railway

The Railway opened in 1903 and closed to all traffic in 1947, with the track being lifted in 1948. Over the years the stations slowly disappeared, Gairlochy becoming a caravan site, Fort Augustus a school, Invergloy a bed and breakfast and Aberchalder a house. Only Invergarry platform remained, dormant and waiting to be rescued, a happy hunting ground for fly tippers.

Our aim is to recreate the station as it was - a station frozen in time.

BBC Landward

On 10th October a BBC crew filmed at the station for an item to be inlcuded in their Landward Programme on BBC Scotland. Mark Bowman is seen in the picture talking to 'Dougie' the presenter. When advised of the screening date, it will be posted on this website
Sunday, October 14th 2018

Branch Line Society Visit

Sunday, 5th August saw a visit by 25 members of the Branch Line Society. Members enjoyed rides in the cab of the Ruston shunter along the length of the track followed by a light lunch. Following the visit Kev Adlam, the Btanch Line Society Secretary wrote Just a brief note from me so say a hu…
Monday, August 6th 2018

 

We would like to acknowledge thanks to our funders:

  • Glengarry Trust
  • Forestry Commission
  • Macleod & Maccallum
  • Network Rail
  • Sustrans