Blackrock (CBPR) railway station

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Blackrock
Former Blackrock Station, Cork. - geograph.org.uk - 76745.jpg
Former station at Blackrock, photographed on 13 September 2005
Location
Location Blackrock, Cork
Area County Cork
Coordinates 51°53′46″N 8°25′10″W / 51.896166°N 8.419447°W / 51.896166; -8.419447Coordinates: 51°53′46″N 8°25′10″W / 51.896166°N 8.419447°W / 51.896166; -8.419447
Operations
Original company Cork, Blackrock and Passage Railway
Pre-grouping Cork, Blackrock and Passage Railway
Post-grouping Great Southern Railways
History
8 June 1850 Station opens
12 September 1932 Station closes
Disused railway stations in Ireland

Closed railway stations in Ireland
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Blackrock railway station was on the Cork, Blackrock and Passage Railway in County Cork, Ireland.

History[edit]

The station opened on 8 June 1850.

Passenger services were withdrawn on 12 September 1932.[1]

Routes[edit]

Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Cork Victoria Road   Cork, Blackrock and Passage Railway
Cork-Crosshaven 1850-1873
  Rochestown
Cork City Park   Cork, Blackrock and Passage Railway
Cork-Crosshaven 1885-1889
  Rochestown
Show Ground Halt   Cork, Blackrock and Passage Railway
Cork-Crosshaven 1873-1932
  Rochestown

Further reading[edit]

  • R.V.J.Butt, (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations. Patrick Stephens Ltd.  ISBN 1-85260-508-1

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Blackrock (Cork)". Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2012-05-07.