Including the Lauder and Dalkeith Branches on the Waverley Route
ISBN:978 1 908174 52 9 First Published:07 December 2013
Authors:Roger Darsley and Dennis Lovett Dimensions:240 x 174 mm Format: Hardback
Book Info: 96 Pages, 120 Photographs, Large Scale Maps, Other details of local history.
Conceived as the Edinburgh &
Hawick Railway it reached Hawick on 29th October 1849. It was extended
south to Carlisle in 1862 and became the third main line route to link
Edinburgh and London. Closed in 1969 it has now been reopening to Tweedbank,
south of Galashiels.
The branch lines to Lauder and Dalkeith are also
included in this book.