N1517 : Light railway on the Lough Boora Peatlands

taken 4 years ago, near to Derrybrat, Broughal, Limekiln and Millbrook Bridge, Offaly, Ireland

Light railway on the Lough Boora Peatlands
Light railway on the Lough Boora Peatlands
The peatlands round Lough Boora are criss-crossed by light railways for transporting the peat. Formerly, the peat was used for firing a power station; nowadays it is used for the manufacture of peat briquettes.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 12 April, 2016   (more nearby)
Thursday, 14 April, 2016
Geographical Context
Lakes, Wetland, Bog  Railways 
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Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! N 155 175 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:12.4945N 7:46.0535W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! N 156 179
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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Light Railway  Peat Bog 

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