R3644 : Ballingrane Junction

taken 34 years ago, near to Ballingarrane, Clogh and Cappach, Limerick, Ireland

Ballingrane Junction
Ballingrane Junction
A CIE 001 class locomotive brings a laden coal & oil train from Foynes to Ballina into Ballingrane Junction. Opened from Limerick to Ballingrane in 1856, the line was extended to the port of Foynes in 1858. Ballingrane became a junction in 1867 with the opening of the "North Kerry" line to Newcastle West - which can be seen on the left and closed on 3 November 1975. Despite protests from the port authorities at Foynes, that line also closed on 16 December 2001.
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R3644   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Monday, 14 July, 1986   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 11 April, 2011
Category
Railway station, with train   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! R 3648 4452 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:32.9230N 8:56.2258W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! R 3648 4452
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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