W7170 : Cycle track, former railway from Rochestown to Cork

taken 12 years ago, 4 km SSW of Glanmire, Co Cork, Ireland

Cycle track, former railway from Rochestown to Cork
Cycle track, former railway from Rochestown to Cork
The railway was opened in 1850 from Cork to Passage West. It was converted from broad gauge to narrow gauge in 1902, and extended to Crosshaven soon after. It closed in 1932, and much of it has been converted to a cycleway.
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W7170, 4 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 3 July, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 10 July, 2012
Geographical Context
Paths  Suburb, Urban fringe  Railways 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! W 719 705 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:53.2236N 8:24.4956W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! W 719 705
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Former Railway Route  Cycle Track  Footpath 

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