Sheoraphuli railway station
Kolkata Suburban Railway Junction Station
|Address||National Highway 2, Masagram, Distt. Hooghly, West Bengal
|Elevation||13 metres (43 ft)|
|Line(s)||Howrah-Bardhaman main line
Sheoraphuli-Tarakeswar branch line
|Structure type||Standard (on ground station)|
|Owned by||Indian Railways|
|Formerly||East Indian Railway Company|
Sheoraphuli is a Kolkata Suburban Railway station on the Howrah-Bardhaman main line and is located in Hooghly district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It serves Sheoraphuli and surrounding areas. The Sheoraphuli-Tarakeswar branch line meets Howrah-Bardhaman main line at Sheoraphuli.
The first passenger train in eastern India ran from Howrah to Hooghly on 15 August 1854. The track was extended to Raniganj by 1855.
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|Preceding station||Indian Railway||Following station|
|Eastern Railway zone|
|Terminus||Eastern Railway zone|
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