Chandauli Majhwar railway station

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Chandauli Majhwar
Indian Railway Station
Station statistics
Address National Highway 2, Chandauli, Uttar Pradesh
India
Coordinates 25°15′41″N 83°16′04″E / 25.2613°N 83.2679°E / 25.2613; 83.2679Coordinates: 25°15′41″N 83°16′04″E / 25.2613°N 83.2679°E / 25.2613; 83.2679
Elevation 80 metres (260 ft)
Line(s) Gaya-Mughalsarai section
Howrah-Gaya-Delhi line
Grand Chord
Howrah-Allahabad-Mumbai line
Structure type Standard on ground
Platforms 2?
Parking No
Bicycle facilities No
Baggage check No
Other information
Opened 1906
Electrified 1961-63
Station code CDMR
Division(s) Mughalsarai
Owned by Indian Railways
Operator East Central Railway
Station status Functioning
Location
Chandauli Majhwar railway station is located in Uttar Pradesh
Chandauli Majhwar railway station
Chandauli Majhwar railway station
Location in Uttar Pradesh

Chandauli Majhwar railway station is on the Howrah-Gaya-Delhi line and Howrah-Allahabad-Mumbai line. It is located in Chandauli district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It serves Chandauli and the surrounding areas.

History[edit]

The East Indian Railway Company started connecting Delhi and Howrah from the mid nineteenth century. In 1862, the railway tracks crossed Mughalsarai and reached the western bank of the Yamuna. The through link to Delhi was established in 1866.[1]The Grand Chord was commissioned in 1906.[2]

Electrification[edit]

The Gaya-Mughalsarai sector was electrified in 1961-63.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "IR History: Early History (1832-1869)". IRFCA. Retrieved 19 June 2013. 
  2. ^ "IR History: Part III (1900-1947)". IRFCA. Retrieved 19 June 2013. 
  3. ^ "History of Electrification". IRFCA. Retrieved 19 June 2013. 

External links[edit]

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East Central Railway zone