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The Largs line will fully reopen for passengers on Saturday (March 27) following the successful completion of work to repair landslip-damaged tracks near Fairlie.
(Permalink) Fairlie Landslip Largs


Fairlie: An aerial view of the Fairlie landslip seen on the 17th of February 2021.
Network Rail 17/02/2021


Fairlie: Looking down on the site of the major landslip at Fairlie, on 20th March 2021, with repair work apparently in its final stages although the track has still to be replaced.
Douglas Blades 20/03/2021


Fairlie: The Fairlie landslip site on 23rd March 2021. The track has just been replaced and the tamper was in action. However, the overhead line had still to be replaced at the time the photograph was taken. ...
Douglas Blades 23/03/2021

The Largs rail line will fully reopen for passengers on Saturday (March 27) following the successful completion of work to repair landslip-damaged tracks near Fairlie.

(Permalink) Fairlie Landslip Largs


Fairlie: An aerial view of the Fairlie landslip seen on the 17th of February 2021.
Network Rail 17/02/2021


Fairlie: Looking down on the site of the major landslip at Fairlie, on 20th March 2021, with repair work apparently in its final stages although the track has still to be replaced.
Douglas Blades 20/03/2021


Fairlie: The Fairlie landslip site on 23rd March 2021. The track has just been replaced and the tamper was in action. However, the overhead line had still to be replaced at the time the photograph was taken. ...
Douglas Blades 23/03/2021

The construction of new Cumbrae ferry is to start within a year in a move welcomed by local MSP Kenneth Gibson.
(Permalink) Great Cumbrae Largs


Largs: A Viking longboat at Largs Station. Design supplied by the Scottish Maritime Museum.
John Yellowlees 03/06/2018


Cumbrae Ferry Terminal: 'MV Loch Shira' approaches the desolate Cumbrae Slip from Largs on 4th October 2019.
Colin Miller 04/10/2019


Largs Slip: MV Loch Striven on the Largs - Great Cumbrae service in 1989 when still relatively new, having been built in 1986. This ferry can currently (2016) be found on the Oban - Lismore service.
Ewan Crawford 10/02/1989

Caledonian MacBrayne has extended its winter timetable for a further month to coincide with the planned easing of Covid-19 restrictions.
(Permalink) Great Cumbrae Largs


Largs Slip: MV Loch Striven on the Largs - Great Cumbrae service in 1989 when still relatively new, having been built in 1986. This ferry can currently (2016) be found on the Oban - Lismore service.
Ewan Crawford 10/02/1989

The Largs line will not reopening until late March, Network Rail confirmed this week.
(Permalink) Fairlie Landslide Largs

Train commuters between Ardrossan and Largs will continue to face disruption until late March despite the line being extended to West Kilbride today.

(Permalink) Ardrossan Fairlie Landslide Largs West Kilbride

A community group say they have been left in the dark over the re-opening of a Largs railway line.
(Permalink) Fairlie Largs West Kilbride


Montfode Fuel Depot Sidings: On a wet and dismal Saturday morning DB 66 206 is stationary at the former Montfode Fuel Depot Sidings with a materials train in connection with weekend track relaying in the Stevenston and Saltcoats ...
Douglas Blades 20/02/2021


Fairlie: An aerial view of the Fairlie landslip seen on the 17th of February 2021.
Network Rail 17/02/2021


Montfode Fuel Depot Sidings: Long distance shot of one of the landslip work sites just north of Montfode Siding on the Largs line, showing Networks Rail's temporary access road laid across a field adjacent to the A78. The access ...
Douglas Blades 14/02/2021

Flooding on the line in between Largs and West Kilbride has affected Glasgow train services.

(Permalink) Fairlie Flooding Largs West Kilbride

There are no trains between Glasgow Central, Largs and Ardrossan after heavy weather closed the lines.

(Permalink) Ardrossan Glasgow Central Largs

Proposals for a new marina railway station in Largs have received a mixed reaction.
(Permalink) Largs Largs Yacht Haven New station

A new multi-million pound railway station in Largs have moved a step closer.
(Permalink) Largs Largs Yacht Haven New station


Largs: An EMU leaving Largs for Glasgow in Spring 1988 andpassing the Marina. The scene is much changed today - a hard-standing occupies the area to the right and it is usually full of yachts and other craf ...
Colin Miller //1988


Largs: The 'Pencil' and the Largs Branch in 1990 when it was still showing the scars of lifting the northbound line.
Ewan Crawford //1990

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