Churchgate

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Churchgate
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Churchgate in 1863
Churchgate in 1863
Churchgate is located in India
Churchgate
Churchgate
Churchgate is located in Maharashtra
Churchgate
Churchgate
Churchgate is located in Mumbai
Churchgate
Churchgate
Coordinates: 18°56′N 72°49′E / 18.93°N 72.82°E / 18.93; 72.82Coordinates: 18°56′N 72°49′E / 18.93°N 72.82°E / 18.93; 72.82
CountryIndia
StateMaharashtra
CityMumbai
Languages
 • OfficialMarathi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
400020
Area code(s)022
Vehicle registrationMH 01
Civic agencyBMC

Churchgate is an area in south Mumbai. During the eighteenth and up to the mid-19th century, Mumbai was a walled city. The city walls had three gates, and Church Gate, named after St. Thomas Cathedral, Mumbai was one of the gates. The gate was situated near the present day location of Flora Fountain. In the mid-19th century, the city walls were torn down to aid in the expansion program.

Churchgate is also a major railway terminus on the Western line of the Mumbai Suburban Railway.

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