Foxford railway station

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Foxford
Béal Easa
Iarnród Éireann
FoxfordStation.JPG
The single platform at Foxford
Location Foxford
Republic of Ireland
Coordinates 53°58′58″N 9°8′3″W / 53.98278°N 9.13417°W / 53.98278; -9.13417Coordinates: 53°58′58″N 9°8′3″W / 53.98278°N 9.13417°W / 53.98278; -9.13417
Owned by Iarnród Éireann
Operated by Iarnród Éireann
Platforms 1
Construction
Structure type At-grade
Key dates
1868 Station opened

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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  1. ^ http://www.irishrail.ie/index.jsp?p=119&n=147 Irish Rail Printable Timetables
  2. ^ "Foxford station" (PDF). 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