Scottish Main Lines

Carlisle to Hawick

The Waverley Route

ISBN:978 1 906008 85 7
First Published:01 October 2010
Last Reprinted:23 June 2018
Authors:Roger Darsley & Dennis Lovett
Series Editor:Vic Mitchell
Dimensions:240 x 174 mm
Book Info:

96 Pages
120 Photographs
Large Scale Maps
Other details of local history

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The North British line from Carlisle to Hawick, built as the Border Union Railway, was the southern half of the Waverley Route to Edinburgh. It travelled through the wild and romantic Border country with Riccarton one of the most remote railway villages ever to be constructed. The branch lines to Gretna and to Langholm are also included in this book.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Carlisle Citadel1-3
Dentonholme Goods Depot7
Carlisle Canal Goods8
Port Carlisle Branch Junction10-12
Carlisle Canal Yard13
Carlisle Canal Junction14-15
Carlisle Canal Shed16-20
Kingmoor Crossing21
Parkhouse Halt23-24
Gretna Branch33-35
Scotch Dyke38-41
Riddings Junction42-46
Tarras Viaduct53
Steele Road75-82
Riccarton Junction83-92
Stobs Camp106-110
Hawick Shed117-120

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