Colton railway station

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Colton
Location Colton Road, Walliebum, Queensland
Coordinates 25°25′37″S 152°39′08″E / 25.42686°S 152.65209°E / -25.42686; 152.65209Coordinates: 25°25′37″S 152°39′08″E / 25.42686°S 152.65209°E / -25.42686; 152.65209
Line(s) North Coast Line
Connections no connections
History
Closed Yes
Services
Preceding station   Queensland Rail   Following station
Former services
Maryborough West   North Coast line   Torbanlea
Station is 264.66 km (164.45 mi) from Central

Colton railway station is a closed railway station on the North Coast railway line in Queensland. It was the junction for the (now closed) Urangan railway line that extended from Colton to Takura, Stockyard Creek, Walligan, Nikenbah, Urraween, Kawungan, Pialba, Scarness, Torquay and finally Urangan[1] and the Urangan Pier in Hervey Bay. Much of the Urangan line has now been removed, as has Colton station itself.[2]

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