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A train snowplough has been filmed as it cleared railway lines near Huntly in Aberdeenshire.
(Permalink) Huntly Snowplough Weather

Drifting snow was continuing to cause major disruption to Highland railway lines on Tuesday - despite the arrival of milder air across the region.
(Permalink) Altnabreac Ardgay Brora Dunrobin Forsinard Georgemas Junction Golspie Helmsdale Huntly Insch Inverurie Keith Kennethmont Kildonan Kinbrace Lairg Rogart Scotscalder Signalling Snow Thurso Weather Wick

Snow ploughs will return to the railway line between Keith and Inverurie today after trains were stopped in their tracks by 6ft-high drifts.
(Permalink) Huntly Insch Inverurie Keith Kennethmont Snow Weather

The line between Huntly and Keith is closed due to a landslip and flooding has affected rail and tram lines.
(Permalink) Edinburgh Trams Hartwood Huntly Keith Landslip

Rail passengers travelling on the Inverness-Aberdeen line face possible disruption over the next two weekends.
(Permalink) Aberdeen Dyce Elgin Huntly Insch Inverness Inverurie Keith Kintore Nairn

The Aberdeen to Inverness line was closed by a landslide between Elgin and Huntly, the line between Stonehaven and Montrose was flooded, a broken down freight train blocked the line at Linlithgow, and the East Coast Main Line remains closed between Edinburgh and Berwick.


By evening landslips at Carmont, Keith and Huntly were cleared. There had been flooding at Nairn.


All lines were open except the East Coast Main Line which was blocked at Cockburnspath by a 20x100ft landslip which may take until Monday to clear.
(Permalink) Carmont Cockburnspath Huntly Keith Landslide

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