Borders Railway

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Borders Railway
Borders Railway logo.png
The Borders Railway at Galashiels Station (geograph 4627824).jpg
Class 158 at Galashiels, August 2015
Owerview
TeepHivy rail
SeestemNational Rail
LocaleEdinburgh
Midlothian
the Mairches
TerminiEdinburgh Waverley
Tweedbank
Stations9
Wabsteidbordersrailway.co.uk
Operation
Appent6 September 2015 (2015-09-06)
AwnerNetwork Rail
Operator(s)Abellio ScotRail
Depot(s)Tweedbank, Edinburgh Craigentinny
Rowin stockClass 158
Class 170
Technical
Line lenth35 miles 25 chains (56.8 km)
Nummer o tracksSingle track
(three passin luips)
Track gauge4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm) staundart gauge
ElectrificationOHLE Waverley tae Newcraighauch,
unelectrifee'd Newcraighauch tae Tweedbank
Operatin speed90 mph (145 km/h) max.
Heichest elevation880 ft (270 m)
Route map
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The Borders Railway connects the ceety o Edinburgh wi Galashiels an Tweedbank in the Mairches.

Coordinates: 55°47′N 2°57′W / 55.78°N 2.95°W / 55.78; -2.95