Lothian Coal Company






Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

Looking west towards Lady Victoria in September 2019, with the houses of Colliery View immediately behind the camera. The roundabout provided a ...
John Furnevel 01/09/2019
The main entrance to the National Mining Museum on 5 September 2019. When the Lady Victoria commenced production in 1895, wagon loads of coal bound ...
John Furnevel 05/09/2019
The original level crossing at Lady Victoria see image 70784 was replaced early in the twentieth century by a bridge spanning the A7 to the north ...
John Furnevel 20/10/2019
No 7 photographed looking south from the road bridge at Lady Victoria Colliery, Newtongrange, in 1971. ...
John Furnevel 22/04/1971
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This pit was located to the north of the older Easthouses Pit. Confusingly, it is often referred to as Easthouses Pit. The pit was developed by the Lothian Coal Company and was part of the Newbattle collieries unit.
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Newbattle Collieries Railway
The underpass below the B6482 at Easthouses (currently closed off) seen from the north in September 2019. This is the route of the Easthouses Tramway, ...
John Furnevel 11/09/2019
View south from Mayfield Road along Broadhust Road in 2019, with the site of Easthouses Extension Pit behind the camera. The route here was used by ...
John Furnevel 08/09/2019
Lookng north towards the remains of Easthouses drift mine in October 1971, just over two years after closure. View is along the route of the lifted ...
Douglas Blades 30/10/1971
View north at Easthouses in 2019. The car is heading towards Dalkeith on the B6482 over a bridge that once spanned the Easthouses tramway. The ...
John Furnevel 11/09/2019
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One of the few surviving relics of the Easthouses Tramway, looking south at the point where it passed below Lingerwood Road, just 50 yards beyond the ...
John Furnevel 03/02/2020
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This colliery was opened by the Lothian Coal Company. There was a brick works on site.
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