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Ballyglunin Railway Station

Tuam Road | Athenry, Ireland
+353 91 563 081
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Quick stop!

Good Quick stop. Great scenery around the railway station which is also in the process of being... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2018
SRRS12
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Nashville, Tennessee
Castletown!

Ballyglunin railway station stood in for Castletown, where John Wayne alights in the opening scene... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2017
William O
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Tuam Road | Athenry, Ireland
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Good Quick stop. Great scenery around the railway station which is also in the process of being revitalized by the community. Can't see inside the site since it is boarded up.

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Ballyglunin railway station stood in for Castletown, where John Wayne alights in the opening scene of The Quiet Man. Closed since 1976, it may once again have trains arrive and depart, if the government’s Transport 21 plan to revive the Athenry-Tuam line is ever funded....More

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Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

This old unused railway station is located near Tuam in the west of Ireland and was used in the film The quite man with John Wayne and Maureen O Hara.It has being recently restored and is a lovely peaceful place. I visited here recently with...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2014

Well worth a visit, there's a good information board. Its pretty much untouched since it was in use as a station. If you have seen the film you will get a kick out of a visit here.

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Reviewed 22 July 2013

Lots of history in this small place that almost hidden away in the country side the quiet man is a great classic film.

3  Thank Ethancgn
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