Rigghead Siding

Location type

Sidings


Name and dates

Rigghead Siding

Opened on the North Monkland Railway.


Description

This public siding was on the North Monkland Railway. There was a passing loop and a siding from the eastbound loop, reached by reversal.

To the west was Rigg Colliery Pit No 6 and, beyond that, Drumbowie Siding. to the east was Drumshangie Junction and the branch to the Drumshangie Collieries.

05/01/2018

Tags

Sidings

External links

NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67
NLS Map
NLS Map
NLS Map


Dates

  /  /1954North Monkland Railway
Rigghead Siding (excluded) to Greengairs Siding closed.
  /  /1964North Monkland Railway
Sun Tube Steelworks (excluded) to Rigghead Siding closed.