Foxford railway station

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Foxford Iarnród Éireann
Béal Easa
FoxfordStation.JPG
The single platform at Foxford
Location
Place Foxford
Local authority Mayo County Council
Operations
Platforms in use 1
History
1868 Station opened
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Foxford railway station serves the town of Foxford in County Mayo, Ireland.

The station is on the Dublin to Ballina service (Direct or Transfer at Manulla Junction). Passengers can travel to Westport by travelling to Manulla Junction and changing trains.[1]

The station opened on 1 May 1868.[2] It was closed in 1963 and reopened in 1988.

The line is owned by the state company Córas Iompair Éireann (CIE), and previously by the Midland Great Western Railway. The station has a single track and platform. The remains of a second platform on the western side of the line are still visible.[timeframe?]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.irishrail.ie/index.jsp?p=119&n=147 Irish Rail Printable Timetables
  2. ^ "Foxford station". Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2007-09-06. 

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Preceding station Iarnród Éireann Iarnród Éireann Following station
Manulla Junction   Commuter
Ballina Branch Line
  Ballina
  Intercity
Dublin-Ballina
 

Coordinates: 53°58′58″N 9°08′03″W / 53.98278°N 9.13417°W / 53.98278; -9.13417