In recent weeks, to November 2005, coal trains
have begun to operate again in Leith Docks. They are arriving at the
rate of about two or four per day. The numbers vary, depending on
who I speak to!
trains of empty wagons reach the docks though the level crossing at
Seafield. The engine then moves to the rear of the train and pushes
the train into the docks beside Edinburgh Dock. The train picks up
imported coal and takes it to power stations in England and Scotland by