Ruthven railway station
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Northbound view in May 2014
High Street, Reservoir|
|Operated by||Metro Trains|
|Distance||15.95 kilometres from Southern Cross|
|Platforms||2 (1 island)|
|Fare zone||Myki zone 2|
|Website||Public Transport Victoria|
|Opened||5 August 1963|
The station was named after William Ruthven, who served in both world wars (wining the Victoria Cross in World War I), and was later a member of the Victorian Parliament, representing Preston and then Reservoir.
Platforms & services
- Jack McLean (November 1995). "Reservoir - Whittlesea: Signalling and Safeworking". Newsrail. Australian Railway Historical Society. pp. 333–337.
- Ruthven Vicsig
- SE Dornan & RG Henderson (1979). Electric Railways of Victoria. Australian Electric Traction Society. p. 67. ISBN 0-909459-06-1.
- "Ruthven, William (1893-1970) Biographical Entry - Australian Dictionary of Biography Online". www.adb.online.anu.edu.au. Retrieved 2008-06-16.
- South Morang Line timetable Public Transport Victoria
- Route 555 Epping - Northland timetable Archived 30 March 2014 at the Wayback Machine. Public Transport Victoria
- Melway map at street-directory.com.au