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In your article on gauge enhancement in WCML tunnels (NCE 10 July) you stated that the use of 'slab track is new to the UK'. While the particular system described may be new, a form of slab track was installed in Ipswich tunnel nearly 20 years ago.

Chris Polack (M), 25 Wigginton Road, York YO31 8HJ

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