Brora Mine Waggonway

Introduction

This waggonway connected Brora Mine to Brora Harbour, to the east of the village and on the south bank of the River Brora where it met the sea. A branch ran to Brora station's good yard.



Portions of line and locations

This line is divided into a number of portions.


Mine to Harbour

This mine was at Faskally in the west of Brora, on the north bank of the River Brora. In addition to the mine there was a brick works and clay pit.
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This is a small harbour basin close to the mouth of the River Brora, built into the south bank of the river. Coal from the Brora Mine was shipped here, the Brora Mine Waggonway serving the quayside on the south side of the harbour. The waggonway ran west to the mine.
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Mine to Railway

This mine was at Faskally in the west of Brora, on the north bank of the River Brora. In addition to the mine there was a brick works and clay pit.
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This is a two platform station on the Far North Line with a passing loop and a car park.
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See also
Duke of Sutherland^s Railway
Brora build date. ...
John Gray 16/10/2006
The surviving Highland Railway goods shed at Brora seen from a northbound train. ...
John Yellowlees 30/06/2016
Brora station frontage. 16/10/06 ...
John Gray 16/10/2006
Brora goods shed with the passenger station beyond. The shed still stands, a little more decrepit. Taken on 31 March 1989 when the Far North Line was ...
Bill Roberton //1989
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