Bareilly-Pilibheet Provincial State Railway

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Bareilly-Pilibheet Provincial State Railway
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Line of route
Bareilly to Pilbheet
Gauge / mileage
Metre gauge 36 miles
Timeline
Oct 1884 Bhojeepura to Bareilly section opened
Nov 1884 Bhojeepura to Pilbheet section opened
Key locations
Presidency Bengal
Stations Bareilly, Bhojeepura, Pilbheet
System agency
1884 State line worked by Rohilkund and Kumaon Railway
How to interpret this infobox

The Bareilly-Pilibheet Provincial State Railway was owned by the Provincial Government and worked by the Rohilkund and Kumaon Railway(R&KR). [1]

Two metre gauge(MG)sections opened as part of the Bareilly-Pilibheet Provincial State Railway: [2]

  • Bhojeepura to Bareilly (12 miles/19km) opened 1 October 1884
  • Pilibhit to Bhojeepura (24 miles/38km) opened 15 November 1884

The Bareilly-Pilibheet Provincial State Railway merged with the Lucknow-Sitapur & Bareilly Railway to become the Lucknow-Bareilly State Railway on 1 January 1891.

References

  1. Wikipedia "Bareilly-Pilibheet Provincial State Railway" Retrieved on 15 Feb 2016
  2. "Indian Railway Notes” pdf page 8 footnote 13,14 by Keith Scholey Retrieved on 15 Feb 2016