Opened on the North Monkland Railway.
This tip was served by sidings from Brackenhirst Junction on the North Monkland Railway.
The tip was to the south of Brackenhirst Quarry and Brackenhirst Works (Fireclay) both of which were rail served.
The layout of the sidings here changed over the years as the tip expanded.
Commonhead (Airdrie North)
Gartsherrie [M and K]
Airdrie Hallcraig Street
Other railway and industry locations
Brackenhirst Works (Fireclay)
Brackenhirst Gas Storage Depot
Braidenhill Colliery No 2
Ryding Colliery Pit No 2
Braidenhill Colliery No 1
Rigg Colliery Pit No 6
Gartverrie Fireclay Works
|Location names in dark blue are on the same original line.|
A Regional History of the Railways of Great Britain: Scotland - The Lowlands and the Borders v. 6 (Regional railway history series)
|The Monkland & Kirkintilloch and associated railways|