Etah railway station

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Etah
Indian Railway Station
Station statistics
Address Etah-Kasganj Road, Etah, Uttar Pradesh
India
Coordinates 25°34′19″N 78°39′15″E / 25.5720°N 78.6543°E / 25.5720; 78.6543Coordinates: 25°34′19″N 78°39′15″E / 25.5720°N 78.6543°E / 25.5720; 78.6543
Elevation 174 metres (571 ft)
Line(s) Barhan-Etah branch line
Structure type Standard on ground
Platforms 2?
Parking No
Bicycle facilities No
Baggage check No
Other information
Opened 1959
Station code ETAH
Division(s) Allahabad
Owned by Indian Railways
Operator North Central Railway
Station status Functioning
Location
Etah railway station is located in Uttar Pradesh
Etah railway station
Etah railway station
Location in Uttar Pradesh

Etah railway station is on the Barhan-Etah branch line. It is located in Etah district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It serves Etah and the surrounding areas.

History[edit]

Trains started running on the Howrah-Delhi main line of East Indian Railway Company in 1865-66.[1]

The 61.80 km (38 mi) long 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in) wide broad gauge Barhan-Etah branch line was constructed in 1959.[2]

Train[edit]

There is only one train, the Etah-Tundla Passenger, running on this line.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "IR History: Early History (1832-1869)". IRFCA. Retrieved 26 June 2013. 
  2. ^ Moonis Raza & Yash Aggarwal. "Transport Geography of India: Commodity Flow and the Regional Structure of Indian Economy". page 60. Concept Publishing Company, A-15/16 Commercial Block, Mohan Garden, New Delhi - 110059. ISBN 81-7022-089-0. Retrieved 26 June 2013. 
  3. ^ "Etah residents hold demonstration at railway station". The Times of India, 24 August 2009. Retrieved 26 June 2013. 

External links[edit]

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Terminus North Central Railway zone