Coltness Branch Junction

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Coltness Branch Junction (1890-1965)

Opened on the Wilsontown, Morningside and Coltness Railway.


This was the junction between the North British Railway's branch to the Coltness Iron Works and the course of the Wilsontown, Morningside and Coltness Railway.

The junction was east of Morningside [NBR]. The branch was single track and joined the extreme east end of the station's loop.




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