Scottish Main Lines

Galashiels to Edinburgh

Including the Lauder and Dalkeith Branches - The Waverley Route

ISBN:978 1 908174 52 9
First Published:07 December 2013
Authors:Roger Darsley and Dennis Lovett
Dimensions:240 x 174 mm
Format:Hardback
Book Info:

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

Hardback


£18.95


Your choice of delivery:

Conceived as the Edinburgh & Hawick Railway it reached Hawick on 29th October 1849. It was extended south to Carlisle in 1862 and became the third main line route to link Edinburgh and London.

Closed in 1969 it is now being prepared for reopening to Tweedbank, south of Galashiels. The branch lines to Lauder and Dalkeith are also included in this book.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

StationsPhoto
Galashiels1-4
Kilnknowe Junction5
Bowland6-9
Stow10-14
Fountainhall Junction15-18
Fountainhall19-20
Oxton21-24
Lauder25-29
Heriot30-35
Falahill36-39
Tynehead40-44
Borthwick Bank45-46
Esperton Lime Works Quarry47
Fushiebridge48-51
Gorebridge52-55
Arniston Colliery56-57
Lady Victoria Colliery58-65
Newtongrange66-68
Lothian Bridge69-70
Dalhousie71-72
Hardengreen Junction73-75
Eskbank & Dalkeith76-81
Glenesk Junction82-83
Dalkeith84-88
Dalkeith Shed89
Millerhill90-92
Millerhill Marshalling Yard93-97
Millerhill Diesel Depot98-100
Newcraighall101-103
Niddrie North Junction104-105
Brunstane106-107
Portobello108-110
St.Margarets Shed111-115
Edinburgh Waverley111-120

Shopping Basket

Latest News

Local author, Peter Jones, will be launching 'Colchester Tramways' on Saturday 10th August 2019, from 10.30am at the Red Lion Bookshop, High Street,…
23 July 2019

Middleton Press' founder and author, Vic Mitchell, will be at the Midland Railway Centre in Butterley on Saturday 4th May 2019.…
29 April 2019

Middleton Press' founder and author, Vic Mitchell, will be at the Ian Allan bookshop in London Waterloo on Saturday 13th April…
13 February 2019

Quick Downloads

Middleton Press Brochure

Our Brochure provides a quick and easy guide to all our publications and features…

Alphabetical List of Railway Albums

Great Railway Armchair Journeys - Each album takes you on a journey between the towns…

Index to Stations

Our Index to Stations/Location provides a comprehensive printable listing of all…

Index for National Rail Passenger Network Diagram 2018 & 2019

Index for National Rail Passenger Network Diagram 2018.

Railway DVD List

Our DVD List provides a quick and easy guide to our Railway DVDs.