Tarakeswar railway station
Kolkata Suburban Railway Station
|Address||State Highway 2, Tarakeswar, 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||Tarkessur Railway Company|
Tarakeswar is a Kolkata Suburban Railway station on the Sheoraphuli-Tarakeswar branch line and is located in Hooghly district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It serves Tarakeswar and surrounding areas.
Howrah–Sheoraphuli-Tarakeswar line was electrified in 1957-58.
Tarakeswar railway station has a six-bedded dormitory.
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- "History of Electrification". IRFCA. Retrieved 13 April 2013.
- "Retiring Room Details". Eastern Railway. Retrieved 17 April 2013.
|Preceding station||Indian Railway||Following station|
|Eastern Railway zone
Sheoraphuli-Tarakeswar branch line with extension to Bishnupur partly completed