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    Ireland Transportation - 2003
    https://theodora.com/wfb2003/ireland/ireland_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2003 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways: total: 3,312 km
      broad gauge: 1,947 km 1.600-m gauge (46 km electrified)
      narrow gauge: 1,365 km 0.914-m gauge (operated by the Irish Peat Board to transport peat to power stations and briquetting plants) (2002)


      Highways: total: 92,500 km
      paved: 87,043 km (including 115 km of expressways)
      unpaved: 5,457 km (1999 est.)


      Waterways: 700 km (limited facilities for commercial traffic) (1998)


      Pipelines: natural gas 7,592 km (transmission 1,158 km; distribution 6,434 km) (2000)


      Ports and harbors: Arklow, Cork, Drogheda, Dublin, Foynes, Galway, Limerick, New Ross, Waterford


      Merchant marine: total: 26 ships (1,000 GRT or over) 110,913 GRT/128,017 DWT
      note: includes some foreign-owned ships registered here as a flag of convenience: Germany 2 (2002 est.)
      ships by type: bulk 4, cargo 20, container 1, short-sea passenger 1


      Airports: 36 (2002)


      Airports - with paved runways: total: 16
      over 3,047 m: 1
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 1
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 4
      914 to 1,523 m: 4
      under 914 m: 6 (2002)


      Airports - with unpaved runways: total: 20
      914 to 1,523 m: 3
      under 914 m: 17 (2002)


      NOTE: The information regarding Ireland on this page is re-published from the 2003 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Guinea Geography 2003 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Ireland Transportation 2003 should be addressed to the CIA.

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