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Heavy downpour overnight is impacting rail services in the Highlands.
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Rail passengers in the Highlands were facing a third day of disruption on Tuesday after sustained rainfall sparked further cancellations and delays.
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Supporters of the West Highland Line fear the last remaining rail freight service may soon be lost.
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Glen Douglas Halt: Day in, day out, (with very few exceptions) the Alcan train has kept the Lochaber Smelter going during the COVID-19 crisis and the smelter itself has remained open. An autumnal view of 66733 heading s ...
Ewan Crawford 07/10/2020


Glen Douglas Halt: An ex-Oban Sprinter heads south by Loch Long.
Ewan Crawford 04/02/2020


Auchtertyre Viaduct: 66733 slowly draws a North Blyth-Lochaber Smelter train over the Auchtertyre Viaduct. It's a near constant climb from Crianlarich (Fillan Viaduct) to Upper Tyndrum (County March Summit).
Ewan Crawford 05/03/2020

It's considered by many to be the most scenic rail journey in the world, and now armchair admirers can sit back and enjoy it from the comfort of their own home.

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ScotRail is set to launch an online video which will show the drivers view of some of Scotlands most breath-taking scenery.
(Permalink) ScotRail West Highland Line West Highland Railway

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