IRRS Journal 211 + Outings/Railtours


Our latest Journal, No. 211 (June 2023), has been published and dispatched to the membership;

Contents include:

  • Ancestry and the IRRS Archives, Rhona Murray
  • A Second Station at Limerick Junction, Ernie Shepherd
  • William Dargan’s English Railways – The Liverpool & Bury Railway, Robert Hartley
  • Derry Pilgrimages Trains, 1952
  • A Decade of Change, 1953 – 1963 – Part 1, Dan Renehan
  • Connolly Railcar Links, Barry Carse
  • Irish Railway News

To subscribe to the IRRS Journal, please see Membership Page or contact


Details for our upcoming outings and railtour below are now available – please see Upcoming Outings page.

  • National Train Control Centre & Heuston Valeting Plant (re-run) – 19 August 2023
  • “The Token Exchange” Railtour – 23 September 2023
  • Annual Dinner (Wynns Hotel) – 27 November 2023

Photos from our first visit to the National Train Control Centre & Heuston Valeting Plant on 17 June 2023 (click here for complete gallery):


Our forthcoming programme of meetings for the Dublin Area of the Society is also now available. Click here for the Dublin 2023/24 programme. Please also check the relevant page for each branch (London/Manchester/Cork) on this website for further meetings.

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