Ardeer Junction

Location type

Junction


Name and dates

Ardeer Junction

Opened on the Lanarkshire and Ayrshire Railway.


Description

At this junction a curve from the Ardeer Iron Works met the Lanarkshire and Ayrshire Railway. The curve met an existing line serving the works. Trains using this curve would leave the works and head for Kilwinning East.

By reversal from the curve the Ardeer (Misk) Branch (Glasgow and South Western Railway) could be reached.


Tags

Junction