|The Switchback, Caledonian Railway|
The Switchback was a railway line in the East End of Glasgow, Scotland constructed by the Caledonian Railway between 1864 and 1891. It connected the lines at Rutherglen on the south side of the city with Robroyston on the north side, and also provided sidings for the Parkhead Forge.
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The line is now closed.
Connections to other lines
- Garnkirk and Glasgow Railway at Balornock Junction
- Hamiltonhill Branch at Balornock Junction
- Glasgow Central Railway at Strathclyde Junction
- RAILSCOT on the Switchback
- Awdry, Christopher (1990). Encyclopaedia of British Railway Companies. Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 1-8526-0049-7. OCLC 19514063. CN 8983.
- Jowett, Alan (March 1989). Jowett's Railway Atlas of Great Britain and Ireland: From Pre-Grouping to the Present Day (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 978-1-85260-086-0. OCLC 22311137.
- RAILSCOT on The Switchback
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