Thomastown railway station

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Thomastown
Baile Mhic Andáin
Iarnród Éireann
Former station building at Thomastown Station - geograph.org.uk - 2489905.jpg
Thomastown Railway Station
Location Newtown, Thomastown, County Kilkenny, R95 N298
Republic of Ireland
Coordinates 52°31′23″N 7°08′57″W / 52.523171°N 7.149034°W / 52.523171; -7.149034Coordinates: 52°31′23″N 7°08′57″W / 52.523171°N 7.149034°W / 52.523171; -7.149034
Owned by Iarnród Éireann
Operated by Iarnród Éireann
Platforms 1
Construction
Structure type At-grade
Other information
Station code THTWN
Fare zone L
Key dates
1848 opened

Thomastown railway station serves the town of Thomastown in County Kilkenny, Ireland.

It is a station on the Dublin to Waterford Intercity route.[1]

Unlike most other railway stations on the network, tickets are not available for purchase at Thomastown station and must be obtained on the train.

There is a disused low platform and signal box across the track. The track was removed from it in 2004 when mini-CTC signalling was installed.[2]

Thomastown in 1985

History[edit]

The station opened on 12 May 1848.[3]

The station today note that only one platform remains in use

Services[edit]

Preceding station   Iarnrod Eireann simple logo 2013.png Iarnród Éireann   Following station
Kilkenny
MacDonagh
  InterCity
Dublin-Waterford
  Waterford
Plunkett

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.irishrail.ie/index.jsp?p=119&n=147 Irish Rail Printable Timetables
  2. ^ "Closure of Thomastown Station". 
  3. ^ "Thomastown station" (PDF). Railscot – Irish Railways. Retrieved 2007-09-05. 

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