|14/08/1848||Monkland and Kirkintilloch RailwayBallochney RailwaySlamannan RailwayMonkland Railways|
Monkland and Kirkintilloch Railway merges with Ballochney Railway and Slamannan Railway to become Monkland Railways.
Act for branch from the New Monkland Line (Monkland Railways) at Westcraigs to Shotts Goods passed.
Westcraigs to Shotts Goods opened. Used by the Shotts Iron Works to export pig iron via Leith docks.
|28/07/1863||New Monkland Line (Monkland Railways)|
|/ /1864||Monkland Railways|
Branch opened from the Westcraigs to Shotts line to West Benhar Colliery.
Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway
Monkland Railways absorbed by Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway.
|01/05/1930||Bathgate Branch (Monkland Railways)|
Blackston Junction to Bathgate Upper closed to passengers.
|08/01/1956||Glasgow City and District RailwayCoatbridge Branch (North British Railway)Monkland and Kirkintilloch RailwayBathgate and Coatbridge Railway (Monkland Railways)Edinburgh and Bathgate RailwayEdinburgh and Glasgow Railway|
Last regular Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Edinburgh Waverley via Shettleston, Coatbridge Sunnyside and Bathgate Upper service runs.
|09/01/1956||Bathgate and Coatbridge Railway (Monkland Railways)|
Airdrie to Bathgate Upper to Edinburgh (Bathgate Junction) closed to passengers.
|28/12/1964||Bathgate Branch (Monkland Railways)|
Blackston Junction to Westfield Paper Mill closed to freight
|01/05/1967||Bathgate Branch (Monkland Railways)|
Westfield Paper Mill to Bathgate Lower closed to freight.
|03/09/1973||Bathgate Branch (Monkland Railways)|
Bathgate Lower to Bathgate Upper closed to freight.
|/02/1982||Bathgate and Coatbridge Railway (Monkland Railways)|
Last freight runs between Airdrie and Bathgate Upper. Line lifted between Moffat Mills Junction (Airdrie) and Bathgate Upper.