Railway history in pictures: Ireland. by W. A. McCutcheon

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Published by A. M. Kelley in New York .

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  • Railroads -- Ireland -- History.

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Series[David & Charles picture history series]
LC ClassificationsTF59 .M3
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Open LibraryOL5753534M
ISBN 100678055483
LC Control Number71077872

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The history of rail transport in Ireland began only a decade later than that of Great its peak inIreland had 3, route miles (4, km). The current status is less than half that amount, with a large unserviced area around the border area between Northern Ireland and The Republic of Ireland. Railways on the island of Ireland are run by Iarnród Éireann (Irish Rail) within.

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