Talbot railway station

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Talbot
Talbot railway station.jpg
Talbot railway station in June 2015
Location Railway Street, Talbot
Coordinates 37°10′18″S 143°42′22″E / 37.1718°S 143.7060°E / -37.1718; 143.7060Coordinates: 37°10′18″S 143°42′22″E / 37.1718°S 143.7060°E / -37.1718; 143.7060
Owned by VicTrack
Operated by V/Line
Line(s) Mildura
Distance 209.87 kilometres from Southern Cross
Platforms 1
Tracks 1
Construction
Structure type Ground
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Status Unstaffed
Station code TAT
Website Public Transport Victoria
History
Opened 1875
Closed 12 September 1993
Rebuilt 22 December 2013
Services
Preceding station   V/Line   Following station
Serviceton line
Terminus

Talbot railway station is located on the Mildura line in Victoria, Australia. It serves the town of Talbot opening in 1875.[1] The station closed on 12 September 1993 when the Vinelander was withdrawn and replaced by road coaches.

When services to Maryborough resumed in July 2010, Talbot station was not reopened. In February 2010, the crossing loop and siding were abolished.[2]

In November 2010, the State Government announced the station would reopen with this occurring on 22 December 2013.[3][4][5]

Platforms & services[edit]

Talbot has one platform. It is serviced by V/Line Maryborough line services.[6]

Platform 1:

Transport Links[edit]

Talbot is also served by VLine road coach services from Melbourne and Ballarat to Donald and Mildura.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Talbot Vicsig
  2. ^ "Signalling & Infrastructure". Railway Digest. Australian Railway Historical Society (NSW Division): 56. May 2010. 
  3. ^ Coalition announces Talbot train package Maryborough Advertiser 26 November 2010
  4. ^ Tiny Talbot back on track: train service to resume 20 years after stopping ABC News 19 December 2013
  5. ^ Reopening Talbot Station Public Transport Victoria
  6. ^ Maryborough - Melbourne via Ballarat Public Transport Victoria
  7. ^ Mildura - Melbourne Public Transport Victoria

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