Photographic Archive – New Collections


A significant quantity of digitsed photographs from the IRRS Archive has been prepared for members’ accessibility via the Society’s Flickr photostream. There are now over 1,400 photos uploaded, with a further 1,766 images to be

“Burma Road” Claremorris-Sligo (Archive Photo-feature)


May 1976 saw the last ‘train’ (the weed-sprayer) to operate over the whole line, which was proceeded by an inspectior-car trip in 1981. In 1988, a special train operated on the southern section from Claremorris

Audio Archives – CIÉ Railways / Buses in 1961


A recently discovered audio documentary made in 1961 on CIÉ passenger railways and bus services has been digitised, edited and now uploaded to the IRRS Archives Youtube channel. It is presented by Jack White, interviewing