Kevin Standlee (kevin_standlee) wrote,
Kevin Standlee
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Ghost Trains of Britain

My thanks to Cheryl for pointing this story out to me:

The Hunt for Britain's Ghost Trains.

It's not about haunted steam locomotives, but about the odd trains that run on strange schedules, sometimes as rare as "one train per day, one direction only, Summer Saturdays only," usually because it's easier to run such trains than to go through the formal abandonment procedure.
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