Shawfair

Location type

Station


Name and dates

Shawfair (2015-)

Opened on the Borders Railway (Network Rail).

Opened on the Millerhill Deviation (Network Rail).


Description

This is a two platform station on the Millerhill Deviation (Network Rail), a new section of line required for the re-opening of the railway between Edinburgh (Newcraighall) and Tweedbank, south of Galashiels.

It is located on a passing loop which starts at Newcraighall South Junction (formerly Millerhill Yard Down Secondary Sorting Sidings). This location is just south of Newcraighall North Junction and Newcraighall station. The loop runs south to Kings Gate Points close to the site of Sheriffhall [2nd] via the station.

The line is supported and promoted by the Borders Railway Community Rail Partnership .

09/05/2018

Tags

Station