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Druimuachdar (or Drumocter) railway summit sign. The highest point at 1484' on the national network at  NN 6298 7590 . 20-6-9

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Riccarton Jct, on the so called Waverley Route, was at one time the most isolated station in the country. There was no easy public access until a track was opened up through the forest in 1963 with the line closing in early 1969. Purely a Jct for and with the branch line from here to Hexham which in itself closed in 1956. Taken in September 2013, looking South East, after a 3 mile cycle ride from the nearest road. The Hexham line branched off behind the conifers above the brick building whist the line to Carlisle is to the font of them...

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