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Emerald Isle Explorer 2018

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Hi lads,

Saw this coming into town yesterday at lunchtime, I believe it is heading to Cobh in 30 mins or so, Does anyone have a time for when it departing from Cobh today. Hoping to sneak to the back of the office building to get a shot as she comes into Fota.

Edit Got a reply on the book of faces

EX Cobh: 10.15am Cravens and 10.20 light engine 201 Class back to Cork

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The Emerald isle express seen here stabled at Platform three-{former Tuam bay} in Claremorris hauled by locomotive 071.

 

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Interesting although sad to see the station now from when I was there back in 2003 & 2005 but I see the tradition of having a dumped wagon is being carried on although I don't think the goods yard tracks are connected now!

The Drone is a good way of finding out the roof details.

Ernie

 

 

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And two more from yesterday 071 works the empty Cravens from Claremorris to Westport past the townland of Cloonkeen west of Castleber.

 

 

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