East Fife Central Railway

Introduction

This freight line is closed. It later became the Lochty Light Railway or Lochty Private Railway.






Dates

  /  /1893East Fife Central Railway
East Fife Central Railway authorised.
  /  /1895East Fife Central Railway
North British Railway
East Fife Central Railway absorbed by North British Railway.
18/08/1898East Fife Central Railway
Line opened from East of Fife Central Junction to Lochty for goods only.
01/08/1964East Fife Central Railway
Closed except for a short section at the Lochty terminus
10/08/1964East Fife Central Railway
Lochty (excluded) to East of Fife Central Junction closed to freight.
  /  /1992East Fife Central Railway
Lochty Private Railway closed.
  /  /1994East Fife Central Railway
Fife Railway Preservation Group complete the removal of their equipment from Lochty to storage.

Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

37240 and saloon DM45020 approach the former Kirkland Yard in November 1991 with officials from BR and Fife Regional Council to investigate reopening ...
Bill Roberton 14/11/1991
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This goods station was to the south of Kennoway itself. It had a loop and sidings on the north side, served from the east.
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This is a 1974 photo of a walk along the old Central Fife track bed from
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Jim Scott //1974
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This goods station was on the north side of the single track line, and served from the east.
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This was a goods station with a loop and series of sidings to the north, served from the west with a loading bank.
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Served by a branch to the east of Largoward Goods. The siding was served from the east.
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After closure of the East Fife Central Railway a short portion was retained at the east end running from here to Lochty. This line was the Lochty Private Railway.
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Former Wemyss Private Railway No 16 at Knightsward on the Lochty PR in the mid 1970s with the late Ian Fraser bottom right. Hornby has announced a OO ...
Bill Roberton //
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This was a goods station, the terminus of the East Fife Central Railway. There were several sidings served from the west and a loop to the south.
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Hunslet 0-6-0 saddle tank at Lochty, East Fife in 1980 ...
Gordon Steel /08/1980
Privately preserved A4 Pacific no 60009 Union of South Africa at Lochty in September 1969. ...
Jim Peebles /09/1969
60009 at Lochty in September of 1969. ...
Jim Peebles /09/1969
A gleaming 60009 Union of South Africa photographed at Lochty in September 1969. ...
Jim Peebles /09/1969
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