Nailed it. Ratho rock restraint lets Scotland’s busiest line reopen

Image: Scotland's Railway - Network Rail

A deteriorating rock face is not the sort of thing you want next to your railway. The wrong kind of boulders on the line is no laughing matter. So, for the past week, a remedial operation has been underway to stabilise a rock face on the Edinburgh – Glasgow main line. The partners in the operation, Scotland’s Railway and Network Rail, have reported complete success.

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Author: Simon Walton

Simon Walton is RailFreight's UK correspondent.

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