South Leith railway station

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South Leith
Location Leith, Edinburgh
Coordinates 55°58′35″N3°09′55″W / 55.9765°N 3.1654°W / 55.9765; -3.1654 Coordinates: 55°58′35″N3°09′55″W / 55.9765°N 3.1654°W / 55.9765; -3.1654
Grid reference NT273765
Other information
Original company Edinburgh and Dalkeith Railway
Pre-grouping North British Railway
Key dates
1832 (1832)Opened as Leith
1846Closed to passengers
1 October 1859Reopened as South Leith
1 July 1903 (1903-07-01)Closed

South Leith railway station served the area of Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland from 1832 to 1903 on the Edinburgh and Dalkeith Railway.



The station opened in 1832 by the Edinburgh and Dalkeith Railway as Leith station. The station closed in 1846 but reopened on 1 October 1859 and was renamed South Leith on the same day. It closed again to passengers and goods traffic on 1 July 1903. [1]

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  1. "Edinburgh, South Leith Station". Canmore. Retrieved 19 August 2017.
Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Terminus  Edinburgh and Dalkeith Railway   Portobello (E&DR)
Line and station closed