Settle to Carlisle railway line wins international accolade
The Scots Guardsman locomotive crosses the Ribblehead Viaduct at the start of this years Cumbrian Mountain Express service on the Settle to Carlisle railway line, which has been recognised as the second best spectacular railway journey in the World in the ABC American news Network top ten Great railway journeys.
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Skye Bridge at night
The new Skye Bridge which will be opened by Scottish Secretary, Michael Forsyth. The bridge, which cost 24 million, is 2.4km long and took 3 years to build. * NOTE : Original negative has a flag pole in the bottom right of the picture. 8/3/96 A sheriff is expected to rule whether or not the controversial tolls for crossing the bridge are lawful, following arguments that they break centuries-old legislation. About 70 people charged with alleged non-payment of the tolls will pack a tiny courtroom to hear the sheriff announce his findings. 03/06/04: Scotland's Deputy First Minister Jim Wallace has pledged to end the 'discredited' tolling regime on the Skye Bridge and said that he believes that it could be done by the end of the year.
Spring Weather 2012 - The Great Orme Tramway - Llandudno, Wales
The Great Orme Tramway carries people up and down the summit in Llandudno, while parts of Britain face freezing temperatures after winter weather brought major disruption to parts of the country.
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