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Lanarkshire and Ayrshire Railway

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1906. Bridge over the river Doon.

of West George Street, Glasgow.

1883 Company was incorporated as the Barrmill and Kilwinning Railway.

1884 Re-incorporated as the Lanarkshire and Ayrshire Railway, with enlarged powers[1]

1908 The line open is 36.5 miles in length and is to be worked in perpetuity by the Caledonian Railway. [2]

1923 Became part of London, Midland and Scottish Railway. [3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. Encyclopedia of British Railway Companies by Christopher Awdry. Published 1990
  2. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  3. [1] Wikipedia