Craigendoran East Yard

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Craigendoran East Yard (1942-1960)

Opened on the Glasgow, Dumbarton and Helensburgh Railway.

Opened on the Military Port Number 1 Railway.


This wartime yard was opened to the east of Craigendoran Junction along with Craigendoran West Yard. Access was controlled by Craigendoran East signal box. The yard was laid out on the north east side of the line. It had two sets of sidings and a turntable, all approached from the west. The yards were used in combination with Ardmore Yard for Faslane Military Port.

The east yard was lifted here. The yard site is now in agricultural use.



Yard sidings