L6650 : Former Clifden station (1)

taken 38 years ago, near to An Clochan and Ballinaboy, Galway, Ireland

Former Clifden station (1)
Former Clifden station (1), taken 38 years ago
Clifden was the terminus of a line of almost 48 miles from Galway. Running through barren and lightly populated countryside side, it had a short life. It opened in 1895 and closed 40 years later, in 1935. When this was taken the former station building was occupied as a house. Now the site of a hotel LinkExternal link. L6650 : Former Clifden station (2) shows the former engine shed.
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year taken
1979
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Geograph (Second Visitor for L6650)
First in 5 Years (TPoint) ?
Date Taken
Saturday, 29 September, 1979   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 13 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Railways  Derelict, Disused 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! L 663 506 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.3182N 10:0.8485W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! L 663 505
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Clifden  Railway (Dismantled)  Railway Station (Disused)  Converted Railway Station 

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