Sighthill Goods

Location type

Sidings


Name and dates

Sighthill Goods (1855-1981)

Opened on the Sighthill Branch (Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway).


Description

This was the terminus of the Sighthill Branch (Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway) from Cowlairs West Junction. Until 1961 the yard was approached from the north, with the lines fanning out west to east. After 1961 the yard was approached from the east with the lines fanning out north to south over the same area and serving the same goods sheds to the west.

The yard closed in 1981.

10/02/2019

Tags

Goods