Lady Victoria Pit

Location type

Mine


Name and dates

Lady Victoria Pit (1895-1981)

Served by the Lothian Coal Company.






Dates

28/06/1972[Edinburgh and Dalkeith Railway]
Line closed between Gorebridge (Lady Victoria Pit), (NCB Butlerfield the washery associated with the pit), and Millerhill Junction (excluded). The Carlisle Arrival Sidings at Millerhill and a short section south remained, used by trains rounding the Monktonhall Curve to access Millerhill Down Yard.