Burnockhill Junction

Location type

Junction


Names and dates

Burnockhill Junction (1903-1903)
Burnockhill Junction (-1929)

Opened on the Ayr and Cumnock Line (Glasgow and South Western Railway).


Description

This junction served Burnockhill Colliery Pits Nos 1 and 2. The junction was between Belston Junction (to the west) and Ochiltree (to the east). The Burnock Viaduct was to the east.

The junction was from the west end of a pair of looped sidings, on the south side of the line. There was a siding on the south side of the loops and a headshunt to the west.

The signal box was on the north side of the loops.


Tags

Junction

External links

NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67
NLS Map
NLS Map