Kincardine Power Station

Location type

Works


Name and dates

Kincardine Power Station (1958-2000)

Served by the Kincardine Power Station (British Railways).


Description

This was a coal burning power station which was railway served.

Coal from Dollar Mine was brought to the power station, the trains running round in Alloa Yard.

The power station saw little use in the late 1980s and 1990s except a brief use of coal imported via Rothesay Dock in Clydebank. It was demolished in 2001.

There was a large yard here, approached from the east.


Tags

Power station

External links

Canmore site record
NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67