Landslide at Lochailort

Monday, 15 August 2016 10:41 Mr Administrator

The Jacobite service was disrupted on the glorious 12th by a landslide at Lochailort. Fortunately the K1 was on the Fort William side of the slide, but it look as though the afternoon train was trapped in Mallaig.

There are a number of news sources:

... and others.

West Coast - latest news shows the alternative trips being offered and service updates. This announces that trains will be running normally to Mallaig from today, Monday 15th.

Ian Henshaw has supplied these photographs of the trip to Crianlarich on 12th August.

Spean Bridge - Ian Henshaw

Monessie Gorge - Ian Henshaw

Fersit - Ian Henshaw

And another few from the trip of 13th August.

Road approaching Spean Bridge - Ian Henshaw

Fersit Road Bridge - Ian Henshaw

Southbound at Tulloch Viaduct - Ian Henshaw

Another on Tulloch Viaduct - Ian Henshaw

Last Updated on Friday, 16 September 2016 21:01