Makino Road railway station

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Makino Road railway station
Location New Zealand
Line(s) North Island Main Trunk
History
Opened November 1876
Closed 10 August 1959

Makino Road (or Makino) railway station was a station on the North Island Main Trunk in New Zealand.[1][2] It was a request stop, 49 mi (79 km) south of Wanganui and 2 mi (3.2 km) north of Feilding.[3]

The station opened about November 1876 and closed on 10 August 1959 for goods traffic (though it was closed for passengers by 1955).[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ New Zealand Railway and Tramway Atlas (First ed.). Quail Map Co. 1965. pp. 3 & 4. 
  2. ^ Pierre, Bill (1981). North Island Main Trunk. Wellington: A.H&A.W Reed. pp. 289–290. ISBN 0589013165. 
  3. ^ "WANGANUI RAILWAY TIME TABLE. (Taranaki Herald, 1880-10-12)". paperspast.natlib.govt.nz. National Library of New Zealand. Retrieved 2016-11-20. 
  4. ^ Names & Opening & Closing Dates of Railway Stations in New Zealand by Juliet Scoble (2012)