Book launch 18.09.21
book launch 18.09.21
signal cabin 2
Maam Cross 1940s

Courtesy Eamonn Greville

Courtesy Eamonn Greville


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19/08/2022 Connemara railway have acquired a very rare vintage carriage: The third class corridor coach number 813 of the Great Southern and Western Railway

6/08/2022 5’3″ tracks are being laid.

14/07/2022 Progress on Maam Cross signal cabin.

29/05/2022 Our signal cabin has now been fitted with a fully interlocking lever frame

8/05/2022 Celebrating 175 years of railway engineering at inchicore works

23/04/2022 Work continues on moving 5’3″ track panels out along the trackbed for laying in due course

29/03/2022 The rebuilding of our signal cabin is almost complete

26/02/2022 Rebuilding the Maam Cross signal cabin

26/02/2022 Rebuilding the culvert

29/01/2022 First photos of the signal cabin being rebuilt

29/01/2022 Work done on the site the 29 of January

28/12/2021 Laying tracks at Maam Cross

27/12/2021 Preparing the trackbed at Maam Cross – for track laying Tuesday December 28 2021! (video)

10/12/2021 Aerial view of our station at Maam Cross

29/11/2021 Building a replacement Signal Cabin at Maam Cross

27/11/2021 More work being done today in Maam cross

7/10/2021 Three truckloads of track panels arrived at Maam Cross today!

20/09/2021 Book launch – Photos

18/09/2021 Book launch “Rails through Connemara – The Galway-Clifden Railway”

21/08/2021 On Saturday August 21st four truckloads of 30’ track panels arrived at Maam Cross from Irish Rail’s Portlaoise Permanent Way Depot

26/06/2021 Latest video showing First Class rail travel in Connemara since 1935!

16/06/2021 Fabulous photos taken by Eamon Greville in June 2021!

5/06/2021 Busy day at Maam Cross Saturday June 5th. Our volunteers hard at work!

22/05/2021 New video from the air by Neil Dinnen

3/10/2020 Another great day in our quest to see trains running once again through the savage beauty of Connemara!

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