Dalkey railway station

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Dalkey Iarnród Éireann
Deilginis
DalkeyRailwayStation.JPG
Station statistics
Address Dalkey
Republic of Ireland
Coordinates 53°16′33″N 6°6′13″W / 53.27583°N 6.10361°W / 53.27583; -6.10361Coordinates: 53°16′33″N 6°6′13″W / 53.27583°N 6.10361°W / 53.27583; -6.10361
Structure type At-grade
Platforms 2
Other information
Station code 134
Owned by Iarnród Éireann
Operator Iarnród Éireann
Local authority Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown
History
10 July 1854 Station opens
1983 Station upgraded
2004 and 2011 Station refurbished
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Dalkey railway station (Irish: Stáisiún Dheilginis) serves Dalkey in Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown, Ireland.


History[edit]

The station was opened on 10 July 1854 and was closed for goods traffic on 30 March 1964. It was preceded by Dalkey Atmospheric Railway station which opened on 29 March 1844 and closed on 12 April 1854.[1]

Preceding station Iarnród Éireann Iarnród Éireann Following station
Glenageary   DART
Trans-Dublin
  Killiney

Accidents and Incidents[edit]

  • On 16 November 1979, a passenger train was run into by another passenger train. Thirty-six people were injured.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dalkey station". Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2007-08-31. 
  2. ^ "REPORT INTO THE RAILWAY ACCIDENT AY DALKEY, CO. DUBLIN ON 16TH NOVEMBER 1979". Department for Tourism and Transport via Rail Accident Investigation Unit. October 1987. Retrieved 16 May 2014.