Rajpura-Bhatinda Railway

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Rajpura-Bhatinda Railway
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Line of route
Rajpura to Bhatinda
Gauge / mileage
Broad gauge 108 miles (1905)
Timeline
Key locations
Presidency Bengal
Stations Dhuri, Nabha, Patiala
System agency
Worked by North Western Railway
How to interpret this infobox

Originally named the Rajpura-Pattiala Railway, the Rajpura-Bhatinda Railway was a broad gauge(BG) connecting line between Rajpura, to the north-west of Ambala, and the important junction at Bhatinda a distance of 108 miles(172km). The first section opened in 1884 and completed in 1889. The railway was worked by North Western Railway(NWR) [1]

Further Information

See North Western Railway

References

  1. "Administration Report on the Railways in India – corrected up to 31st March 1918"; Superintendent of Government Printing, Calcutta; page 117; Retrieved 11 Feb 2016