Alloway Tunnel

Location type

Tunnel


Name and dates

Alloway Tunnel (1906-1968)

Opened on the Maidens and Dunure Light Railway (Glasgow and South Western Railway).


Description

This tunnel is directly west of the former Alloway station. It is a single bore tunnel passing under a roadway and the kirkyard of Alloway Kirk. To the west the former line passes over the Alloway Viaduct.

The line opened in 1906 and closed in 1968.


Tags

Tunnel