Northern Ireland

Hunslet locomotive 103 "Merlin" at the rear of the 19.00 to Lisburn, at Bangor on 24 August 1982.
Northern Ireland Railways (NIR) bought three locomotives from General Motors in the early 1980s, for use on Belfast - Dublin expresses. One of them is seen here at Dublin Connolly station on 12 September 1987, with vintage stock to be used for filming. These locomotives have been displaced by the newer 201 Class, and now see little use.
Diesel unit 8452 at Londonderry (Waterside) station on 25 January 1999, after arriving with the 13.25 from Belfast Central.
Token exchange and somersault signal at Ballymena, September 1987.
NIR 3000 Class unit at Belfast Central Most Belfast area suburban services are now worked by the Spanish-built 3000 Class units. 3009 is seen here approaching Belfast Central on 10 September 2005.

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