Bo^ness and Kinneil Railway [Preserved]

Introduction

This is a preserved line which follows the course of the former Slamannan and Borrowstounness Railway from Manuel to Bo^ness.



Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

NCB no.19 (Hunslet 3818 of 1954) leaves Bo^ness with the 12.10 to Manuel, on 1 August. ...
Bill Roberton 01/08/2017
CR 0-4-4T No.419 waits to depart Bo^ness with the 14.10 to Manuel on 5th August 2019.
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Bill Roberton 05/08/2019
37403 returned to Bo^ness, after long term hire to DRS (See image 67336), in July 2020. Repairs will be carried out before being available for ...
Douglas McPherson 23/07/2020
CR 0-4-4T No.419 pauses at the Bo^ness platform end on 5th August 2019. 60163 ^Tornado^ is in the shed yard.
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Bill Roberton 05/08/2019
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This single platform halt dates from 1985, built on a new alignment for the Bo'ness and Kinneil Railway [Preserved] opened to the north of the original alignment of the Slamannan and Borrowstounness Railway. The original Kinneil [1st] station was to the west.
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Ex-LNER Class D49 Morayshire slows as she comes round the bend before pulling up at the ^request stop^ at Kinneil on her way back to Boness ...
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The 13.30 Santa^s Polar Express nears Kinneil behind D49 Morayshire on 15 December. ...
Bill Roberton 15/12/2013
Recently restored 0-4-4T 419 and, visiting (from the Strathspey Railway), 0-6-0 828 near Kinneil Halt with the Caley coaches during the 2018 Autumn ...
Bill Roberton 04/11/2018
BR Standard class 4MT 80105 restarts an SRPS Santa Special at Kinneil on Saturday 6 December. ...
Brian Forbes 06/12/2008
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Historically there was no station at Birkhill. This is a new station with old buildings. The main station building is from Monifieth and prior to reassembly at Birkhill was used at the Glasgow Garden Festival.
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Slamannan and Borrowstounness Railway
Platform scene at Birkhill in March 2018.
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John Yellowlees 10/03/2018
Caley 0-4-4T running round its Train at Birkhill in 2003. ...
Gordon Steel /06/2003
Caledonian Railway 0-4-4T No.419 approaches Birkhill, hauling the two preserved C.R. coaches, during the SRPS steam gala on 2nd November 2019.
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John Gray 02/11/2019
C.R. 0-4-4T No.419 runs under the newly installed footbridge at Birkhill. Picture taken under controlled conditions during an organised photo charter ...
John Gray 01/11/2019
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This is a relatively new station, opened in 2013. It is the southern terminus of the Bo'ness and Kinneil Railway [Preserved]. It is located at the reversing spur at the southern end of the line from which the Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway main line may be entered from the west. There are no platforms on the main line, only a single track on the preserved line.
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Slamannan and Borrowstounness Railway
The station you can^t leave as it has no public access. NCB No 19 has arrived from Bo^ness with the 14.10. It will run round and go back with, we ...
David Panton 03/09/2016
Scene at the Boness and Kinneil terminus at Manuel on Saturday 9 April 2011 with 27001 about to return having run round its train from Boness. ...
John Yellowlees 09/04/2011
The ^D-train^ battery powered 230002 halted at Manuel in October 2018. ...
John Yellowlees 11/10/2018
The Furness Railway Trust^s GWR 0-6-2T 5643 is a guest at the Bo^ness & Kinneil Railway and scheduled to operate during the Steam Gala on 20-23 ...
Bill Roberton 14/10/2017
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