Bombay-Ahmadabad BB&CIR Main Line

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Bombay-Ahmadabad BB&CIR Main Line

Broad gauge(BG) line, first section opened 1860, completed 1865 linking Bombay via Surat and Baroda to Ahmedabad, 310 miles(496km); with southerly suburban service extension reaching Bombay Backbay(Colaba) in 1870 and a northerly extension in 1871 to Viramgam, giving a total of 250 miles(560km). [1]

Further Information

See Bombay, Baroda & Central India Railway Network - Lines owned and worked

References

  1. “Administration Report on Railways 1918” Page 13 (pdf 22) ; Retrieved 4 Nov 2016