N8667 : Ore train at Navan station - 1994

taken 24 years ago, near to An Uaimh, Donaghmore, The Little Furze and Kilcarn, Meath, Ireland

Ore train at Navan station - 1994
Ore train at Navan station - 1994
Irish Rail 001 class diesel locomotive No. 012 brings an ore train from Tara Mines into Navan's well-preserved GNR(I) 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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N8667, 19 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 16 August, 1994   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 15 August, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement  Business, Retail, Services  Railways 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! N 869 673 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:38.9215N 6:41.1148W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! N 870 673
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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