J2184 : Kilmakee level crossing near Templepatrick (2007)

taken 13 years ago, near to Dunadry, Parkgate and Templepatrick, Northern Ireland

Kilmakee level crossing near Templepatrick (2007)
Kilmakee level crossing near Templepatrick (2007)
The view towards Templepatrick.
Kilmakee level crossing, Templepatrick
Kilmakee level crossing is an automatic half-barrier crossing, remotely monitored, on the Ballyrobin Road, Templepatrick - part of the main road from Belfast and the M2 to the International Airport at Aldergrove and also part of a cross-country route from Craigavon and points west to Larne. The crossing opened to road traffic on 31 October 1977 and is unusual in having a central reservation to prevent overtaking on the approaches. There was already a level crossing called “Kilmakee” a short distance away. It was renamed “Kilmakee no. 1 and this one called “Kilmakee no. 2. When the road over no. 1 was abandoned no. 2 became simply “Kilmakee”.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 11 January, 2007   (more nearby)
Thursday, 11 January, 2007
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport  Railways 
Railway (from Tags)
Northern Ireland Railways 
Level crossing   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 216 848 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:41.8035N 6:6.8092W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 216 848
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Templepatrick  Road  Level Crossing  Translink 

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