N8384 : Weed spraying train near Nobber

taken 42 years ago, near to Cross Guns, Ballynee and Nobber, Meath, Ireland

Weed spraying train near Nobber
Weed spraying train near Nobber
A CIE Sulzer locomotive no 107, at the head of the annual weed-spraying train, heading towards Kingscourt, south of Nobber station.
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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Date Taken
Thursday, 12 June, 1975   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 15 January, 2013
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! N 833 847 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:48.3347N 6:44.1539W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! N 833 847
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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