Glengarnock Iron Works

Introduction

Lines ran west from the the Glengarnock Iron Works blast furnaces to ironstone pits.




Dates

  /  /1840Glengarnock Iron Company
Opens an iron works at Glengarnock, Glengarnock Iron Works.
  /  /1884Lanarkshire and Ayrshire Railway
Authorisation given for extension from Ardrossan [CR] to Ardrossan [Montgomerie] Pier, use of the existing Ardrossan Harbour lines and an Ardeer branch. Glengarnock Iron Works and Kilbirnie [CR] branch authorised. Authorisation for the Irvine [CR] branch. Curve between the Irvine and Ardrossan branches authorised. Proposed link to the Glasgow and South Western Railway at Kilwinning abandoned.
  /  /1886Lanarkshire and Ayrshire Railway
Previous authorisation of a Glengarnock Iron Works branch abandoned and new line authorised. Authorisation for a curve between Irvine and Ardrossan branches abandoned.