11 August 1999
Cows on line cause chaos

RAILWAY services were cancelled for more than two hours after two cows got on to the track at Carmont, near Stonehaven in Aberdeenshire, and were struck by a train.

Trains between Aberdeen and Edinburgh were badly affected.

  • The Independent 11/08/99 page 6 (In Brief)
  • Financial Times 11/08/99 page 8 (News Digest)
  • The Herald 11/08/99 page 6 (In Brief)