Kinghorn Tunnel

Location type

Tunnel

Name and dates

Kinghorn Tunnel (1847-)

Opened on the Edinburgh and Northern Railway.

Description

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.

Tags

Tunnel 07/11/2019




Books


A Regional History of the Railways of Great Britain: The North of Scotland v. 15 (Regional railway history series)

Burntisland: Fife's Railway Port (Locomotion papers)

Fife's Last Days of Steam

Fife's Lost Railways

Railways of Fife

The Railways of Fife