Randolph Siding

Location type

Place

Name and dates

Randolph Siding

Opened on the Edinburgh and Northern Railway.

Description

This was the junction for the Dysart Colliery Randolph Pit. The pit was sunk in the 1850s. The mineral line ran south east from a loop on the east side of the railway. A signal box was on the west side of the line.

The box closed in 1968.

Tags

Siding junction 01/06/2019

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