Jagadhri Light Railway

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The Jagadhri Light Railway was a privately owned enterprise (by the Raja family of Jagadhri ) named the "Jagadhri Light Railway Company Limited ".

The 2ft/610mm narrow gauge(NG) line opened in 1911 between the mainline railway station at Jagadhri(Yamunanagar) to Matka Chowk (Gaushala) in old Jagadhri town , a distance of 3 miles(5 km). [1] [2]

The ‘Statistics of Working’ show the year-by-year financial results from 1913-14 through to 1936-37 [3].

The line closed in 1950 when it stopped operations.


Indian Railway Classification of 1926 - Class III railway system.