IRRS Journal 204

The Society’s first Journal of 2021 (No. 204) has been published. Contents include:

  • To Ireland for Steam, 1951-52, Peter Rowledge
  • The Development of Railways in County Antrim, Part 1, Michelle McCarron
  • Moguls and Jeeps, Walter F. Mitchell
  • J.H. Houston – A biographical sketch, Gerald Beesley
  • The Spoil Trains, Joe Cassells
  • Table Service Only – 1897, Tim Moriarty
  • Reviews
  • Observations and Comments
  • Irish Railway News
  • Society Matters

Subscription to the IRRS Journal can be obtained online via the Membership Page.

IRRS ARCHIVE FILM SHOW – Thursday 18th February 2021 @ 7pm – London Area via Zoom.

Presentation by Ciarán Cooney, Hon Photographic Archivist, of archive films recorded by the late Joe St Leger of Munster’s railways during 1960’s & 70’s; including Youghal, the North Kerry and Ballinacourty lines (plus Loughrea Branch).

See full programme of IRRS Zoom Meetings for 2021.

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