This is a single platform station. The platform was erected on the former eastbound line between Portobello East Junction (to the north west) and Niddrie North Junction (to the south).
The line is supported and promoted by the Borders Railway Community Rail Partnership .
Niddrie [1st] (Unlikely 2)
Niddrie Junction [2nd]
Niddrie [1st] (Unlikely 1)
| Niddrie North Junction [Lothian Lines]|
Niddrie Pit No 9
Niddrie North Junction
North British Laundry
Niddrie Exchange Sidings
Niddrie West Junction
Portobello Power Box
Niddrie Fireclay Works
Niddrie NCB Shed
Niddrie South Junction
Niddrie Landsale Yard
|Location names in dark blue are on the same original line.|
|/06/2000||Edinburgh and Dalkeith Railway|
Strategic Rail Authority to contribute £800,000 towards the operation of Edinburgh CrossRail - a half hour service from west of Edinburgh through Haymarket and Edinburgh Waverley to new stations at Brunstane and Kinnaird Park. The Scottish Executive has commited £8M.
|04/12/2001||Edinburgh and Dalkeith Railway|
Tree-planting ceremony marks the site-start at Newcraighall. Construction of Newcraighall and Brunstane stations on the Edinburgh CrossRail scheme commences.
|03/06/2002||Edinburgh and Dalkeith Railway|
Portobello Junction to Newcraighall (north of Millerhill) re-opened to passengers with stations at; Brunstane, Newcraighall.
|03/06/2002||Edinburgh and Hawick Railway (North British Railway)|
Portobello East Junction to Niddrie South Junction and Niddrie South Junction to Newcraighall re-opened to passengers with a stations at Brunstane and Newcraighall. A long reversing spur was provided south of Newcraighall from the new Newcraighall Junction.
A Regional History of the Railways of Great Britain: Scotland - The Lowlands and the Borders v. 6 (Regional railway history series)
Forgotten Railways: Scotland
Galashiels 1897: Selkirkshire Sheet 08.02 (Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Selkirkshire)
Galashiels to Edinburgh: Including the Lauder and Dalkeith Branches - the Waverley Route (Scml)
Hawick 1897: Roxburghshire Sheet 25.07 (Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Roxburghshire)
Hawick to Galashiels: The Waverley Route Including the Selkirk Branch (Scottish Main Lines)
Last Years of the Waverley Route
North British Railway, Vol. 1 (Standard Railway History)
North British Railway, Vol. 2 (Standard Railway History)
On the Waverley Route
Railways Of Scotland 2: The Waverley Route DVD - Cinerail
The Waverley Route Through Time
The Waverley Route: Its Heritage and Revival
The Waverley Route: The Postwar Years
Waverley Route: The battle for the Borders Railway
Waverley Route: The Life, Death and Rebirth of the Borders Railway
Waverley: Portrait of a Famous Route