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    Ireland Transportation - 2004
    https://immigration-usa.com/wfb2004/ireland/ireland_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2004 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 (2000 est.)

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

      Pipelines:
      gas 1,795 km (2003)

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

      Merchant marine:
      total: 35 ships (1,000 GRT or over) 288,401 GRT/383,628 DWT
      registered in other countries: 18 (2003 est.)
      foreign-owned: Germany 3, Italy 7, Norway 2
      by type: bulk 7, cargo 22, chemical tanker 1, container 3, roll on/roll off 1, short-sea/passenger 1

      Airports:
      36 (2003 est.)

      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 (2003 est.)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 20
      914 to 1,523 m: 3
      under 914 m: 17 (2003 est.)


      NOTE: The information regarding Ireland on this page is re-published from the 2004 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Ireland Transportation 2004 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Ireland Transportation 2004 should be addressed to the CIA.

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