N8767 : Tara mines train at Navan

taken 34 years ago, near to An Uaimh, Donaghmore, The Little Furze and Kilcarn, Meath, Ireland

Tara mines train at Navan
Tara mines train at Navan
A Tara mines Dublin ore train at Navan station awaiting the road for Dublin.
The Drogheda - Navan - Kingscourt railway :: O0974
Opened, in sections, by four railway companies between 1850 and 1875. Drogheda Navan closed to passengers in 1958, Navan Kingscourt in 1947. There are two short branches to Platin cement factory at Drogheda and the Tara mines at Navan. The Navan Kingscourt section handled gypsum trains until 2001. The line still serves the Tara mines.
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N8767, 26 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 12 July, 1984   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 7 January, 2010
Category
Trains > Trains   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! N 871 674 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:38.9581N 6:41.0047W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! N 872 674
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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