Bedlay Colliery

Location type

Mine

Name and dates

Bedlay Colliery (1905-1980)

Served by the Monkland and Kirkintilloch Railway.

Description

Opened in 1905 by William Baird and Sons.

The colliery was served by a branch from the former Monkland and Kirkintilloch Railway.

A previous colliery occupied the same area. This was served by a tramroad from the Monkland and Kirkintilloch Railway.

Tags

Mine

External links

Canmore site record
NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67
NLS Map




Dates

11/12/1981Monkland and Kirkintilloch Railway
Bedlay Colliery closed and line from there to Garnqueen South Junction closed.