N0341 : Sugar beet train, Athlone
taken 35 years ago, near to Athlone, Baile Atha Luain and Bellaugh, Westmeath, Ireland
The Beet Campaign :: S6814
The Beet Campaign was the name given to the transfer of sugar beet, by rail, from the grower to the beet factory. It ran from October to January and involved the use of wagons normally kept in storage, often running in very long trains. South Wexford saw the most rail activity.
- Grid Square
- N0341, 69 images (more nearby )
- Albert Bridge (find more nearby)
- Image classification?
- Date Taken
- Thursday, 12 November, 1981 (more nearby)
- Sunday, 15 July, 2012
- Geographical Context
- Subject Location
Irish: N 037 418 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:25.6399N 7:56.7047W
- Camera Location
- Irish: N 037 418
- View Direction
- WEST (about 270 degrees)
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