J4173 : The Comber Greenway, Dundonald (3)

taken 9 years ago, near to Gilnahirk, Dundonald and Knock, Northern Ireland

The Comber Greenway, Dundonald (3)
The Comber Greenway, Dundonald (3)
The Comber Greenway (built on the course the old railway line), looking towards Belfast, close to the back of Dundonald cemetery J4073 : Dundonald cemetery.
The Belfast and County Down Railway



The Belfast and County Down Railway ran from Queen’s Quay station in Belfast to Castlewellan via Comber, Downpatrick and Newcastle. There were also lines from Comber to Donaghadee via Newtownards, Belfast to Bangor and branches from Ballynahinch Jct to Ballynahinch and Downpatrick to Ardglass. The lines opened between 1848 and 1892. All closed by 1950 except for Castlewellan – Newcastle which survived until 1955 as part of the GNR(I) route from Belfast via Banbridge and the Bangor line which remains open but from Belfast Central.

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Date Taken
Wednesday, 8 January, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 10 January, 2014
Geographical Context
Paths  Suburb, Urban fringe 
Place (from Tags)
Dundonald (Co Down) 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 411 734 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:35.3868N 5:49.0785W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 411 734
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Comber Greenway  Path  Old Railway Line Path 

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