Spanish communities call for reopening of north-south ‘Ruta de la Plata’ railway

Demonstration in Extremadura for the reopening of the Ruta de Plata railway line
Demonstration in Extremadura for the reopening of the Ruta de Plata railway line on 4 November Ayuntamiento de Cáceres

It has not been operational for nearly forty years: the railway line in Western Spain connecting the northern region Asturias with Andalusia in the South, through Extremadura. People in more than 8 towns demonstrated for a reopening of the line last Saturday.

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Author: Esther Geerts

Former Editor RailTech.com

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