Bonnington East Junction

Location type

Junction

Name and dates

Bonnington East Junction (1868-1960)

Opened on the Easter Road Deviation (North British Railway).
Opened on the Edinburgh, Leith and Granton Railway.

Tags

Junction


Dates

02/03/1868Edinburgh, Leith and Newhaven Railway
A new diversion opened to goods (Abbeyhill and Piershill to Trinity Junction with a spur onto the [North] Leith branch at Bonnington East Junction). This by-passed the cable operated incline between Canal Street [Edinburgh] and Scotland Street.