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Stop the Train! A curious history of Scotland’s most remote stations.

Posted by True Highlands in Kit and Caboodle | 12 comments


Wave your hand and command the approaching train to stop at the tiny private platform where you wait alone, miles from the nearest settlement. Sounds like a scene from the Wild West, but in fact you can do exactly this at a handful of so called request stops that serve some of the most inaccessible parts of the Highlands.  

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