This line provides a Motherwell bypass for freight (particularly from and to the Mossend Marshalling Yard and non-stop passenger services. The line is also used by recently introduced service to and from Lanark.
These locations are along the line.
This was an integrated steel works in the east of Motherwell. ...More details
This was a four platform station which opened with the Wishaw Deviation (Caledonian Railway).
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