Govan Waggonway



Dates

  /  /1775Govan Waggonway
Opened from Govan Colliery to Springfield Quay by William Dixon (Senior) with wooden rails.
  /  /1778Govan Waggonway
Line completely opened.
01/08/1811Govan Waggonway
William Dixon (Junior) buys land from the Corporation of Glasgow for building a waggonway from the Govan Colliery at Govanhill to the Glasgow, Paisley and Ardrossan Canal at Port Eglinton Basin.
20/08/1840Govan Waggonway Polloc and Govan Railway
Course of the Govan Waggonway partly incorporated into the under construction Polloc and Govan Railway.