Glenesk Junction (1838-1964)
Opened on the Edinburgh and Dalkeith Railway.
This was the junction between the Edinburgh and Dalkeith Railway's line from Edinburgh to South Esk and its short branch to Dalkeith. The junction was immediately to the south of Glenesk Viaduct and north of the short lived Glenesk station.
Eskbank and Dalkeith
Other railway and industry locations
King^s Gate Junction
Telegraph Pole Works
Eskbank Carpet Factory
Sheriffhall City Bypass Overbridge
Esk Valley Junction
|Location names in dark blue are on the same original line.|
|05/01/1942||Edinburgh and Dalkeith Railway|
Dalkeith to Millerhill (Glenesk Junction) closed to passengers.
|10/08/1964||Edinburgh and Dalkeith Railway|
Dalkeith to Millerhill (Glenesk Junction) closed to freight
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Galashiels to Edinburgh: Including the Lauder and Dalkeith Branches - the Waverley Route (Scml)
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Waverley: Portrait of a Famous Route