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
Teep Hivy rail
Seestem National Rail
Locale Edinburgh
Midlothian
the Mairches
Termini Edinburgh Waverley
Tweedbank
Stations 9
Wabsteid bordersrailway.co.uk
Operation
Appent 6 September 2015 (2015-09-06)
Awner Network Rail
Operator(s) Abellio ScotRail
Depot(s) Tweedbank, Edinburgh Craigentinny
Rowin stock Class 158
Class 170
Technical
Line lenth 35 miles 25 chains (56.8 km)
Nummer o tracks Single track
(three passin luips)
Track gauge 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm) staundart gauge
Electrification OHLE Waverley tae Newcraighauch,
unelectrifee'd Newcraighauch tae Tweedbank
Operatin speed 90 mph (145 km/h) max.
Heichest elevation 880 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