The shed is on the south side of the Thornton-Dunfermline line. The yard is visible from the line.
Go straight ahead outside Thornton Junction Station into the village. Turn left along the main road and continue until a railway under-bridge is reached. A drive runs along the side of the line to the shed from the right-hand side of the road, just past this bridge. Walking time 25 minutes.
Sub-sheds: ANSTRUTHER, BURNTISLAND, KIRKCALDY, LADYBANK, METHIL
The lines from Dundee West Station to Perth, and Dundee Tay Bridge Station to Leuchars run parallel for about three quarters of a mile west of the respective stations. At this point there is a junction to allow Perth trains access to Dundee Tay Bridge Station. The steam shed lies between the lines east of this junction, and the diesel shed is on the north side of the Perth line. The yard is partially visible from each line.
Turn right outside Dundee West Station and follow the road round to the right past both entrances to Dundee Tay Bridge Station. This road leads into the goods yard. Turn right over the bridge in the goods yard and left along a cobbled way that leads to the shed. Walking time 5 minutes.
Note.-The steam and diesel sheds are connected by a boarded crossing over the line to Dundee West Station.
The shed is on the south side of the line east of Dunfermline Upper Station. The yard is visible from the line.
Go straight ahead across the yard outside Dunfermline Upper Station into Upper Station Road. Turn left into James Street and continue into Holyrood Place. (This road bears left at the traffic roundabout.) Turn right along a narrow path that leads from the right-hand side of the road at the side of house No. 95 (just before the railway over-bridge). The shed entrance is on the left-hand side of this path. Walking time 10 minutes.
From Dunfermline Lower Station
Leave the station by the approach road on the north side leading to Comely Park Place. Continue along a road at the perimeter of the park, and ascend the hill. Bear right into Holyrood Place, and continue as above. Walking time 15 minutes.