Law Colliery Branch (Caledonian Railway)


Also known as the Shawfield Branch. The short branch ran south west from Law Junction to serve the Law Collieries.


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Shawfield Branch to Law Collieries opened.
04/11/1867Law Colliery Branch (Caledonian Railway)
Opened to minerals.

Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

This was a four platform station which opened with the Wishaw Deviation (Caledonian Railway) of 1880 which met the Caledonian Railway of 1848 here. The station had a more or less east-west alignment. At this station trains from Glasgow were met by trains from the north coming via the deviation and could be joined to continue the journey south.

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See also
Caledonian Railway
Wishaw Deviation (Caledonian Railway)
DRS 88007 nears Law Junction with the Daventry - Mossend Tesco train. ...
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Southbound Voyager at Law Junction in March 2006. The former loading bank still stands on the left - see 7430. ...
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View south from Station Road bridge, Law, Lanarkshire, on 23 September 2013. The 1200 Glasgow Central - London Euston Pendolino speeds south past the ...
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