Booterstown railway station

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Booterstown Iarnród Éireann
Baile an Bhóthair
IMG BooterstownStation1478d.jpg
Location
Place Booterstown
Local authority Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council
Operations
Station code 127
Platforms in use 2
History
January 1835 Station opens
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Booterstown railway station (Irish: Stáisiún Bhaile an Bhóthair) serves Booterstown in Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown, Ireland.

The station is located on the coast, bordering the bird sanctuary of Booterstown marsh to the west and southeast. The road linking the station to the main road runs to the southwest, with a car park beside it.

History[edit]

The station opened in January 1835.[1] It closed for a period from the middle of the 1960s, [2] but reopened with the coming of the DART in 1984.


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Booterstown station". Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2007-08-31. 
  2. ^ "Ironing the Land". RTÉ. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 53°18′36″N 6°11′43″W / 53.3099°N 6.1954°W / 53.3099; -6.1954

Preceding station Iarnród Éireann Iarnród Éireann Following station
Sydney Parade   DART
Trans-Dublin
  Blackrock