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‘Custom and practice’ led to Ffestiniog Railway Penrhyn level crossing gates works train crash – RAIB

THE Rail Accident Investigation Branch has reiterated safety procedures after a Ffestiniog Railway driver ignored a stop sign and crashed through the closed gates of the level crossing at Penrhyndeudraeth.

An RAIB report into the January 6 incident involving Baguley-Drewry 0-6-0DH Harlech Castle, which came to

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