This double track ten arch viaduct is south of Markinch station. It is 528 ft long overall and 78 ft high.
The junction for the Leslie Railway was directly to the north of the viaduct.
The viaduct passes over the A911.
Thornton Junction [W&BR]
Glenrothes with Thornton
| Haig's Sidings|
Markinch Co-op Siding
Rothes Paper Mill
Auchmuty Paper Mill
Balgonie Colliery Julian Pit
Balgonie Colliery Lochtyside Pit
Earlseat Loading Pad
Thornton North Signal Box [2nd]
Thornton North Junction
Thornton Shed [1st]
|Location names in dark blue are on the same original line.|
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