Hamilton Junction

Location type

Junction


Name and dates

Hamilton Junction (1849-)

Opened on the Hamilton Branch (Caledonian Railway).

Opened on the Clydesdale Junction Railway.


Description

This junction is immediately east of Newton station. Here the Hamilton Branch (Caledonian Railway) separates from the Clydesdale Junction Railway and heads south east to Hamilton.

The junction was remodelled when the Lanarkshire and Ayrshire Railway reached Newton, with an additional two platforms and lines being added to the north of the existing station and alterations to many of the sidings.

08/11/2017

Tags

Junction