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Funicular icicles not seen in 20 years

It’s not just Network Rail who have icicles in their tunnels! Over the last few days, temperatures have remained below freezing and ironically, on the first day of its summer opening programme, which starts on 1 March, long icicles have formed inside the tunnel of Hastings’ West Hill Lift, a 126 year old funicular railway which is still in operation.

Posted 19:59 Thursday, Mar 1, 2018 In: Home Ground Tags: , ,
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