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The tragic Winchburgh crash left people with terrible injuries, with the press at the time describing some people as 'frightfully mangled.'
(Permalink) Accident Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway Winchburgh

Rail travellers face a second day of disruption as the main line between Glasgow and Edinburgh remains closed because of landslip.

ScotRail said it would only re-open the section between Linlithgow and Edinburgh 'when it is safe to do so'.

Mud and rocks fell onto the line at Winchburgh at midday on Wednesday as heavy rain and winds battered Scotland.

Replacement buses will run between Linlithgow and Edinburgh Park until the line reopens.

Trains travelling to Edinburgh from Dunblane have also been cancelled and have been replaced by buses.
(Permalink) Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway Landslide Winchburgh

A landslip is causing major railway delays after blocking the main line between Glasgow and Edinburgh.

The problem was reported near Winchburgh in West Lothian at about 12:00.

Services between Glasgow Queen Street and Edinburgh are stopping at Linlithgow, with replacement buses between Linlithgow and Edinburgh.
(Permalink) Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway Landslide Winchburgh

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