N9969 : Lougher station near Drogheda

taken 36 years ago, near to Lougher and Rathdrinagh, Meath, Ireland

Lougher station near Drogheda
Lougher station near Drogheda
See N8468 : Railway, Tara Mines near Navan. A laden train of zinc ore passing the old station at Lougher. It closed in 1958. Continue to O1671 : Laytown 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
Friday, 27 April, 1984   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 19 December, 2008
Category
Railway station (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! N 995 695 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:39.9999N 6:29.6885W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! N 996 695
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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