Thanggam LRT station

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 SW4 
Thanggam
丹甘
தங்கம்
Thanggam
Light rail
SW4 Thanggam LRT Platform.jpg
Platform of Thanggam LRT station.
Location40 Fernvale Road
Singapore 797699
Coordinates1°23′57.68″N 103°52′29.26″E / 1.3993556°N 103.8747944°E / 1.3993556; 103.8747944
Operated bySBS Transit
Line(s)
PlatformsIsland
Tracks2
ConnectionsBus, Taxi
Construction
Structure typeElevated
Platform levels3
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station code SW4 
History
Opened29 January 2005; 14 years ago (2005-01-29)
Services
Preceding station   Light Rail Transit   Following station
clockwise / outer
Sengkang LRT
West Loop
anticlockise / inner

Thanggam LRT station (SW4) is an LRT station on the Sengkang LRT Line West Loop in Fernvale, Singapore. It was opened in January 2005 together with the Punggol LRT East Loop.[1] This station is located near some shophouses along Jalan Kayu. That road can be accessed via a link bridge towards Lorong Samak, a small road off Jalan Kayu, at the west exit (Exit A) of the station.

Etymology[edit]

Linkway of Thanggam LRT to Jalan Kayu.

Thanggam is a Tamil word for gold. The station is named after a nearby road Lorong Tanggam.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Opening of Punggol LRT (East Loop) and Sengkang LRT (West Loop)". SBS Transit. 24 January 2005. Retrieved 7 September 2017.
  2. ^ "Station Details - SW4 Thanggam". SBS Transit.

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