N9969 : Tara Mines train at Logher (2)

taken 35 years ago, near to Lougher and Rathdrinagh, Meath, Ireland

Tara Mines train at Logher (2)
Tara Mines train at Logher (2)
A train of empty Tara wagons from Dublin passing the site of Logher 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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N9969, 7 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Monday, 6 May, 1985   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 13 January, 2010
Category
Trains > Trains   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! N 996 695 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:39.9826N 6:29.5983W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! N 995 695
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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