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Steam returns to reopened Dawlish track

The age of steam has returned to the coastal rail line at Dawlish.

Less than a week after the route reopened following the damage caused by February's storms, rail enthusiasts were out in force to welcome one of the best known steam locomotives.

The Sir Nigel Gresley travelled along the newly repaired track taking passengers down to Kingswear.

The line at Dawlish was left hanging in mid-air after severe storms ripped away supporting ballast.

  • 10 Apr 2014
  • From the section Devon
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