Killoch Colliery

Location type

Mine

Name and dates

Killoch Colliery (1960-1987)

Station code: KLC National Rail
Served by the Killoch Colliery Branch (British Railways).

Description

This colliery opened in 1960, the line opening in 1959 to assist with construction. The line opened from Drongan on the line between Annbank, Belston Junction and Cumnock [1st].

Although the colliery closed in 1987 Killoch Washery remains. The site is now a coal loading point.

Tags

Colliery mine 11/02/2020



Dates

  /  /1960Ayr to Mauchline Branch (Glasgow and South Western Railway)
Killoch Colliery line opened from Drongan station.