Engineer's Line References (ELRs)


Last update 22 November 2023

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Mileages are given in the form miles.chains unless stated otherwise. Figures prefixed with ≈ are approximate, those in parentheses are not on this route but are given for reference. Reference to 'start'/'end' of an asset are as read down the page.

ANI Aberdeen and Inverness Line

ANI2 Forres to Keith

   0.00	FORRES [1] and junction with ANI3 (119.26/119.29)
   0.07	FORRES [2]
   0.22	Forres East Junction between early and later alignments
  ≈3.02	Kinloss Junction with KLF (0.00)
   3.15	KINLOSS
   6.42	Alves Junction with BGD (0.00)
   7.02	ALVES
  12.18	ELGIN
  12.27	junction with ELB (0.09)
  18.41	ORBLISTON formerly FOCHABERS; O. JUNCTION and junction with OFB (0.00)
  21.70	ORTON
 ≈22.23	Orton Junction with ROB (≈3.05)
  25.30	MULBEN
  26.35	TAUCHERS
  30.02	Keith West Junction with KPB (0.18)
  30.20	KEITH formerly K. JUNCTION
  30.40	Keith Junction with ANI1 (53.05) and DFN (53.05)

Note that when the junction with ANI3 was moved in 2017, ANI2 was rebuilt on a straighter route and its mileage count was extended back to zero, hence the 3ch difference.  Note too that this line was originally measured from Inverness