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    George Bennies Railplane...

    Adam Mint
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    Post by Adam Mint on Mon 26 Jan 2015 - 15:44

    This idea of future transport got a mention in a BBC News item I was reading, had never heard of it so went searching, found this:-

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    The plan was to build it above existing rail lines for the use of passenger transport with slow moving freight on the existing track below...

    Guess where they built the test track,,, Glasgow...

    The BBC article:-
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    Campbell Brodie
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    Post by Campbell Brodie on Mon 26 Jan 2015 - 21:07

    I saw a documentary or something about that last year. Might have been on "Coast" or similar...



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