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RailRef Line Codes

Industrial & Private: Dumfriesshire

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

Gatelawbridge Quarry, near Thornhill
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Marcus Bain. Closed c1914.
   

Buccleugh Brickworks, Sanquhar
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William Baird & Co Ltd until 1931; then Bairds & Dalmellington Ltd. Closed c1961.
   

Fauldhead Colliery, Kirkconnel
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NS732124. James Irvine McConnell until 1903; then Sanquhar & Kirkconnel Collieries Ltd until 1931; then Bairds & Dalmellington Ltd. To NCB Area 5 1947. Closed 1968.
   

Gateside & Tower Collieries, Sanquhar
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Gateside NS765115; Tower NS758115. James Irvine McConnell until 1903; then Sanquhar & Kirkconnel Collieries Ltd until 1931; then Bairds & Dalmellington Ltd. To NCB Area 5 1947.
   

Locharbriggs Quarry, Dumfries
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Baird & Stevenson (Quarrymasters) Ltd.
   

Chapelcross Works, Annan
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NY216695. British Nuclear Fuels Ltd.
   

Newbie Brickworks, Annan
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Shunting by Cochrane Co (Annan) Ltd after 1899.
   

Newbie Works, Annan
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NY182652. Cochrane & Co Ltd 1903-1971; then John Tompson Cochrane Ltd until 1971; then Clarke Chapman - John Thompson Ltd.
   

Corncrockle Quarry, Lockerbie
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Benson & Co until 1910; then D J Jardine until 1935; then Corncrockle Quarry Co Ltd.
   

Kelhead Lime Works & Quarry, Annan
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Kelhead Lime Co until 1922; then Kelhead Lime & Coal Co Ltd. Closed 1925.
   

Royal Ordnance Factory (ROF 10), Eastriggs
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NY246656. aka Dornock, part of Gretna MOM factory; taken over by WD c1960; then MoD. Also narrow gauge system.
   

Gretna
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Ministry of Munitions. Also narrow gauge.
   

Corsehill Quarries, Annan
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John Murray & Sins. Closed c1943.
   

Kirkpatrick, Fleming
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New Cove Quarries Ltd. Closed 1914.
   

Powfoot
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NY163663. Nobels Explosives Co Ltd. Also narrow gauge.
   

Nutberry Works, Eastriggs
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Richardson's Moss Litter Co Ltd. Narrow gauge only.
   

Scottish Freestone Quarries Ltd, Closeburn, near Thornhill
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