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Ballyglunin Railway Restoration Project

Ballyglunin Railway Restoration Project

Ballyglunin, Tuam, Ireland

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About Welcome to the Official Ballyglunin Railway Restoration Facebook Page. Visit our website at www.ballyglunin.com
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Mission Our aim is to save the Ballyglunin station from being permanently lost and convert it to a vistor centre and community resource.
Description The Ballyglunin Railway Station (more popularly known as Castletown) was film location for the John Forde classic 'The Quiet Man'. The future of the station is at threat due to dilapidation. We need your help to restore this iconic building.

The Ballyglunin Railway Restoration Project was established in 2004. Since then the community have successfully carried out restoration works on the signal cabin and goods store.
The project is a not for profit organisation and has recently been set up as a community company.
Awards Third place in the National Get Involved Competition 2013. Award was presented to our committee by President Michael D. Higgins.
Founded 2004

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