Dhanushkodi railway station

Dhanushkodi railway station is an abandoned railway station in Tamil Nadu, India. It was abandoned during the 1964 Rameswaram cyclone.[1][2]

Dhanushkodi
Dhanushkodi Old Railway Station 02.jpg
Heritage building of Dhanushkodi's old railway station
LocationIndia
Coordinates9°10′45″N 79°24′57″E / 9.1793°N 79.4157°E / 9.1793; 79.4157
Owned byIndian Railways
Operated byMadurai railway division
Line(s)Manamadurai–Rameswaram branch line
Platforms2
Tracks3
Construction
Structure typeon ground station
Other information
Fare zoneSouthern Railway
History
Closed23 December 1964; 56 years ago (1964-12-23)
Location
Dhanushkodi is located in India
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Dhanushkodi
Location within India
Dhanushkodi is located in Tamil Nadu
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Dhanushkodi (Tamil Nadu)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Scott, D. J. Water (24 May 2013). "Last station master of Danushkodi passes away". The Hindu. Retrieved 11 November 2015.
  2. ^ "The story of Dhanushkodi, a cyclone hit town, where reality coexists with myths, mysteries and miracles". www.indiawaterportal.org. Retrieved 11 November 2015.

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