Bowling Green Street Level Crossing

Location type


Name and dates

Bowling Green Street Level Crossing (1847-1969)

Opened on the Edinburgh, Leith and Granton Railway.

Description

This level crossing was protected by Bowling Green Street Signal Box. The box was located on the east side of the Bonnington Goods branch between the goods yard and Bonnington Goods Junction, just north of the Water of Leith Viaduct and West Bowling Green Street.

Between the level crossing and junction the branch had a loop. On the east side of this was a small goods yard, two goods sheds and a loading bank, approached from the south.

Tags

Level crossing signal box


Nearby stations
Bonnington
Pilrig Street
Junction Bridge
Ferry Road
Powderhall
Leith North
North Leith
Leith Walk [CR]
Newhaven [Leith New Lines]
Leith Central
Newhaven
Leith Walk
South Leith
Trinity [1st]
Scotland Street
Junction Mills
Midlothian Oatmeal Works
Graham Street Junction
Bonnington Bond
Bonnington Goods
Bonnington Bridge Paper Works
Weldun Boiler Works
Victoria Brass Foundry
Tannery
Bonnington (Rosebank) Goods
Bonnington Viaduct [CR]
Bonnington East Junction
North Leith Tunnel
Bonnington North Viaduct
Chancelot Mill [1st]
Location names in dark blue are on the same original line.