Ohaupo railway station

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Ohaupo railway station
13 Apr 1964 Ohaupo.jpg
13 Apr 1964 Ohaupo - station bottom right
Whites Aviation Ltd - Photographs. Ref- WA-61705-G.
Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington[1]
Location New Zealand
Line(s) North Island Main Trunk
Opened 4 June1878
Closed 13 June1982[1]
Electrified June 1988
1946 one inch to one mile map (Source- Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) and licensed by LINZ for re-use under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 New Zealand licence)

Ohaupo railway station was a station on the North Island Main Trunk in New Zealand.[2][3] It had a ladies' waiting room, public vestibule, ticket lobby, stationmaster's office, an asphalt platform, goods shed and a 7-room stationmaster's house.[4]

In 1927 the station handled 2,686 tons of fertiliser.[5]


  1. ^ Juliet Scoble: Names & Opening & Closing Dates of Railway Stations in New Zealand
  2. ^ New Zealand Railway and Tramway Atlas (First ed.). Quail Map Co. 1965. pp. 3 & 4. 
  3. ^ Pierre, Bill (1981). North Island Main Trunk. Wellington: A.H&A.W Reed. pp. 289–290. ISBN 0589013165. 
  4. ^ "Ohaupo". nzetc.victoria.ac.nz. 1902. Retrieved 2016-04-09. 
  5. ^ "DAIRYING INDUSTRY. (New Zealand Herald, 1927-07-19)". paperspast.natlib.govt.nz National Library of New Zealand. Retrieved 2017-03-19. 

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Preceding station National Rail Historical railways Following station
Line open, station closed
  North Island Main Trunk
New Zealand Railways Department
  Lake Road
Line open, station closed