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Chronology for Macmerry

3/6/1862Macmerry Branch (North British Railway)Monktonhall to Hardengreen authorised with branch to Macmerry.
19/3/1870Macmerry Branch (North British Railway)Line opened from Monktonhall to Macmerry.
31/7/1870Macmerry Branch (North British Railway)Connection from Hardengreen Junction (Edinburgh and Dalkeith Railway) to Smeaton (Macmerry Branch) opened.
1/5/1872Macmerry Branch (North British Railway)Smeaton, Ormiston, Winton and Macmerry stations opened.
//1913Macmerry Branch (North British Railway)Hardengreen Junction to Smeaton mothballed.
1/7/1925Macmerry Branch (North British Railway)Macmerry to Ormiston closed to passengers.
22/9/1930Macmerry Branch (North British Railway)Smeaton closed to passengers.
3/4/1933Gifford and Garvald Railway
Macmerry Branch (North British Railway)
Gifford to Edinburgh (Monktonhall Junction) closed to passengers.
//1934Macmerry Branch (North British Railway)Smeaton to Hardengreen Junction lifted.
2/5/1960Macmerry Branch (North British Railway)Macmerry to Ormiston closed to freight. Goods depots at Macmerry and Winton closed.
25/5/1965Gifford and Garvald Railway
Macmerry Branch (North British Railway)
Saltoun to Smeaton closed to freight. Ormiston goods depot closed.
//1978Macmerry Branch (North British Railway)Dalkeith colliery closed.
//1980Macmerry Branch (North British Railway)Dalkeith washery closed, line closed completely from Monktonhall Junction.
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