C4315 : Steam locomotive at Victoria Road

taken 43 years ago, near to Londonderry County Borough, Derry, Clooney Park, Foyle Hill and Creggan, Northern Ireland

Steam locomotive at Victoria Road
Steam locomotive at Victoria Road
As mentioned in C4315 : O'Neill & McHenry building, Victoria Road, the former County Donegal railway station briefly became a base for the North West of Ireland Railway Society and their collection of relics from the County Donegal Railway and the Londonderry & Lough Swilly Railway. With the Craigavon Bridge in the background, this view of a former CDR railcar and steam locomotive (I forget which loco) was taken during a NWIRS open-day. The society later moved to a purpose-built museum on the site of the former GNR(I) Foyle Road station, but this is now believed closed.
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C4315, 40 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 20 September, 1975   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 18 May, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Sport, Leisure  Railways  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! C 437 159 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:59.3636N 7:19.0002W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! C 437 159
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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