North Berwick Branch (North British Railway)

Introduction

This railway is open. It runs between Drem and North Berwick.






Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

This junction is immediately east of Drem station. Between the station and the junction the line has four lines, ie there are slow lines on either side of the mainline to allow fast trains to overtake slow trains.
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Train comes out of the sunset at Drem Junction heading for North Berwick. ...
Ewan Crawford //
380 111 takes the North Berwick line at Drem Junction with the 11.42 from Edinburgh on 22nd January 2019.
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Bill Roberton 22/01/2019
DMU comes off the North Berwick Branch heading for Edinburgh. ...
Ewan Crawford //
Scene on the North Berwick branch in the spring of 2015 as an early afternoon service to Edinburgh slows on the approach to the ECML at Drem Junction. ...
John Furnevel 19/03/2015

Locomotive hauled train passing Dirleton and heading south. The sea is in the distance. ...
Ewan Crawford //
380 103 near Dirleton on 20 June with the 11.26 North Berwick - Edinburgh Waverley.
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Bill Roberton 20/06/2011
380 102 climbs towards Dirleton with the 11.44 from Edinburgh on 20 June 2011. ...
Bill Roberton 20/06/2011
'...you talking to me?' A curious young Buzzard lands on a catenary mast near the bridge at Dirleton on the North Berwick branch, eager to ...
John Furnevel 02/10/2007


General view of Williamstown station on 1 June 2009; the line becomes double just beyond the bridge and remains so up to the junction at Newport where ...
Colin Miller 01/06/2009
View from the end of the track towards the pier in May 2013, with the line now landscaped. The whole area at the riverside of the Yarra where the pier ...
Colin Miller 21/05/2013
Platform scene at Williamstown, Victoria, on 6 October 2008, with a Connex emu standing in the sunshine at the terminus of the line from Melbourne. ...
Colin Miller 06/10/2008



North Berwick station North Berwick [1st] was cut back closer to the junction in the 1980s after demolition of the station buildings.
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380112 arrives at North Berwick. ...
Alastair McLellan 13/07/2017
It is Saturday 11 May 2019, and the 1451 service to Edinburgh hums out of North Berwick almost as quietly as it arrived. Turnaround here is pretty ...
David Panton 11/05/2019
Puffin with pride at North Berwick on 30th October 2018.
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John Yellowlees 30/10/2018
380114, just arrived at North Berwick from Edinburgh Waverley on 16th May 2016. ...
David Bosher 16/05/2016

This was a two platform terminus with substantial station buildings on both platforms. The station frontage had a considerable awning. There was a goods yard on the south side if the passenger station and locomotive shed at the west end on the north side of the line. Opposite this was the signal box, closed in 1968.
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