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VOL. 27      February 2017              No. 192

The IRRS Journal contains a wealth of news  and articles covering all aspects of Railways in Ireland

JOURNAL 192 CONTENTS                                                    ISSN 0332-4656  

A Tale of Three Sidings   194
St. John’s Siding, Enniscorhty Norman Campion 195
Athy Brick Yard Siding Barry Carse & Michael Walsh 200
Sroughmore Siding Michael Walsh 202
Obituaries    208
IRRS London Area Meeting at Irish Embassy in London 212
The Rush Derailment, 5 January 1963 Aidan Langley 214
Achill Branch Communications Tom Wall 222
Passenger Services through the Phoenix Park Tunnel Alan O’Rourke 227
The Boyne Viaduct – Heritage Award Oliver Doyle 231
GSR Special Arigna to Adoon, June 14 1936 Michael Davies 232
Tramways restored – the story of a library book Tim Moriarty 234
70th Anniversary Supper – Dublin   236
Reviews 237, 256  
Observations and Comments   238
Irish Railway News   239

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Front Cover

On Tuesday  18th October 2016, the 14:20 Heuston to Cork Belmond Grand Hibernian train is seen passing Mallow Hospital, Co. Cork during its last tour for the 2016 season.
(Photo Finbarr O'Neill)


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