Kinghorn Tunnel

Location type


Name and dates

Kinghorn Tunnel (1847-)

Opened on the Edinburgh and Northern Railway.


This tunnel is south west of Kinghorn station and 265 yards long. (Or 242 yards, sources vary.)

The tunnel has reverse curves and a speed restriction.

West of the tunnel was the connection for the siding to Pettycur Harbour.


Tunnel 07/11/2019


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