Avon Viaduct [Westfield] (1855-1967)
Note: text in square brackets is added for clarity and was not part of the location's name.
This is a disused single track 16 arch viaduct which carried the Blackston Junction to Bathgate Lower line just west of Westfield station, the Torbanehill and Bathgate Branch (Monkland Railways). This was built to tap the minerals along the length of the route and connect to existing railways at Polkemmet Junction, Bathgate.
The viaduct is 666 ft long overall and 68 ft high.
Causewayend [MR] [1st]
Causewayend [MR] [2nd]
Other railway and industry locations
Eastrigg Colliery Pit No 2
Blackstone Colliery Pit No 2
Blackstone Colliery Pit No 3
Westfield Paper Mill
Blackstone Colliery Pit No 1
Craigrigg Colliery Pit No 1
Eastrigg Colliery Pit No 1
Blackston Junction Yard
Craigrigg Brick Works
Craigrigg Colliery Pit No 2
Craigrigg Colliery Pit No 3
Gateside Nos 1 and 2 Collieries
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