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Signalling Record Society - 50 Years

RailRef Line Codes

Industrial & Private: East Lothian (Haddingtonshire until 1921)

County pages contain details of Industrial and other Private lines that do not form part of any of the principally listed companies on this web site. RailRefs generally remain un-numbered in the county lists.

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RailRef Line Detail SBR ELR

ENTRIES BELOW ALL HAD THEIR OWN LOCOMOTIVES

Westbank Mills, Dunbar
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Thomas Annandale & Sons Ltd. Sold to Hunters Maltings (after a fire) - British Malt Products Co Ltd.
   

Oxwellmains
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NT 708 768. Associated Portland Cement Manufacturers Ltd.
   

Lothian Maltings, Dunbar
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Hunters Maltings; then British Malt Products Co Ltd.
   

Bankton Colliery, Tranent
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NT 398 748. Edinburgh Collieries Ltd.
   

Fleets Colliery, Tranent
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NT 404 712. R & J Durie until 1907; then Edinburgh Collieries Ltd; then NCB Area 2. Closed 1959.
   

Preston Links Colliery, Cockenzie
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NT 394 751. John Grieve by 1854 to 1865; then Exors of John Grieve until 1868; then J C Grieve until 1903; then Forth Collieries (1903) Ltd until 1907; then Edinburgh Collieries Ltd until 1947; then NCB Area 2. Closed 1964.
   

Tranent Colliery
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NT 401 748. James Waldie & Sons until 1907; then Edinburgh Collieries Ltd.
   

Ormiston Disposal Point, Ormiston
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Ministry of Fuel & Power, Directorate of Opencast Coal Production.
   

Limeylands Colliery, Ormiston
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NT 396 893. Ormiston Coal Co Ltd; to NCB Area 2 1947. Closed 1952. Coal preparation plant on site until 1958.
   

Bellyford Mine
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Closed 1961. Seems associated with Limeylands Colliery.
   

Tynemount Colliery, Ormiston
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NT 396 893. Ormiston Coal Co Ltd; to NCB Area 2 1947. Closed 1959. Narrow gauge only?
   

Prestongrange Museum (Scottish Mining Museum)
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NT 374 737. The Scottish Society for the Preservation of Industrial Machinery, Prestonpans until 1992; then East Lothian Council. On Prestongrange Colliery site.
   

Prestongrange Colliery
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NT 373 737. Sir George G Suttie by 1854 to 1871; then Summerlee & Mossend Iron & Steel Co Ltd until 1896; then Summerlee Iron Co Ltd until 1947; then NCB Area 2. Closed 1962.
   

Penston Colliery, Macmerry, near Tranent
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NT 433 720. John Deans from 1854-1865; then Deans & Moore until 1902; then Udstone Colliery Co Ltd. Closed 1924.
   

Meadowmill Colliery, Inveresk (?)
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NT47SW. Tranent/Smeaton area.