Burghlee Colliery

Location type

Mine


Name and dates

Burghlee Colliery (1860-1964)

Served by the Edinburgh, Loanhead and Roslin Railway.


Description

This colliery was south of Loanhead station, just west of Bilston Glen Viaduct.

It was opened by the Shotts Iron Company.

It was closed on the opening of Bilston Glen Colliery, just to the west and served by an extension of the Burghlee Colliery branch.


Tags

Colliery