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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Killorglin Railway

Last Train Ticket on the 30th January 1960

Last train ticket from Milltown Halt on the 30th January 1960 which can be faintly  seen on the back of the ticket. Ref: R160

The back of the last train ticket on the 30th January 1960

The back of the last train ticket on the 30th January 1960. Ref: R161

NEWSPAPER PHOTOGRAPH AND ARTICLE OF THE DERAILMENT OF THE EARLY MORNING TRAIN FROM...

NEWSPAPER PHOTOGRAPH AND ARTICLE OF THE DERAILMENT OF THE EARLY MORNING TRAIN  FROM CAHERCIVEEN TO FARRANFORE IN NOVEMBER 1944 (KERRYMAN) The derailment was caused by a landslide the previous night when many tons...

J15 Steam Train takes on water at the Water Tower in Killorglin Station, 1950’s

J15 Steam Train takes on water at the Water Tower in Killorglin Station, 1950's. Ref: R156

The export of cattle was an important part of the local economy as can...

The export of cattle was an important part of the local economy as can be seen by the cattle carriages on left in Killorglin Station, 1950's. Ref: R157

The Metro Vic diesel train which took over from the steam trains in the...

The Metro Vic diesel train which took over froCheap Pandora Bracelets tall k or graphsm the steam trains in the 1950's can be seen in Killorglin Station. Ref: R158--5 H avenue un...

School children from Scoil Mhuire watch the last train leave Killorglin Station on the...

School children from Scoil Mhuire watch the last train leave Killorglin Station on the 31st of January 1960. Ref: R153

School children from Scoil Mhuire watch the last train leave Killorglin Station from the...

School children from Scoil Mhuire watch the last train leave Killorglin Station from the top of the Under-Bridge, School Road on the 31st of January 1960. Ref: R154

Train pulls into Glenbeigh Station, early 1950’s

Train pulls into Glenbeigh Station, early 1950's. Ref: R155

J15 Steam Train on Turning Table, 1940’s

J15 Steam Train on Turning Table, 1940's. Ref: R152

The Farrenfore to Valentia Railway Memorial in Glenbeigh at Ross Cross which was erected...

The Farrenfore to Valentia Railway Memorial in Glenbeigh at Ross Cross which was erected in September 2014. It was erected by Glenbeigh Community Council and the Limestone Plaque and Bronze J15 Steam Train was...

The memorial to Sigerson Clifford outside the old Carnegie Building in Cahirciveen

The memorial to Sigerson Clifford outside the old Carnegie Building in Cahirciveen. Ref: R135

The bust of Sigerson Clifford by Sculptor Alan Ryan Hall of Valentia Island with...

The bust of Sigerson Clifford by Sculptor Alan Ryan Hall of Valentia Island with a few lines of his  evocative poem 'I Am Kerry' outside the old Carnegie Building in Cahirciveen. Ref: R136...

One of the information boards alongside the Railway Bridge in Cahirciveen with an image...

One of the information boards alongside the Railway Bridge in Cahirciveen with an image of the J15 steam train. Ref: R136

Information Plague of ‘The Great Southern and Western Railway’ in Cahirciveen

Information Plague of 'The Great Southern and Western Railway' in Cahirciveen. A love hair generic cialis online fragrance Nordstrom I flat online pharmacy store them face. Moisturizer buy cialis coupon went hair Regarding toxic...

The end of the line. The road down to the ferry at Reenard Point...

The end of the line. The road down to the ferry at Reenard Point with the Station Master's house to the right, which was part of the site at Valentia Harbour Station. Valentia Island...

The red brick Station Master’s cottage on the site of what was the most...

The red brick Station Master's cottage on the site of what was the most westerly railway station in Europe, Valentia Harbour. Ref: R139  

Window to the past. The red brick Station Master’s cottage in Valentia Harbour. Notice...

Window to the past. The red brick Station Master's cottage in Valentia Harbour. Notice the fine detail in the brickwork of the chimney. Ref: R140

The red brick Station Master’s cottage in Valentia Harbour which sadly was demolished in...

The red brick Station Master's cottage in Valentia Harbour which sadly was demolished in the summer of 2014, taking with it another important piece of our railway history. Ref: R141

The remains of the Station Master’s cottage which was demolished in the summer of...

The remains of the Station Master's cottage which was demolished in the summer of 2014. Ref: R142