Peddabrahmadevam railway station

Peddabrahmadevam is an Indian railway station in Peddabrahmadevam, a village in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh. It lies on the Visakhapatnam-Vijayawada section and is administered under Vijayawada railway division of South Central Railway zone. Six trains halt in this station every day.

Peddabrahmadevam
Passenger train station
LocationPeddabrahmadevam, East Godavari district, Andhra Pradesh
India
Coordinates16°59′26″N 82°04′42″E / 16.990562°N 82.078309°E / 16.990562; 82.078309
Elevation17 m (56 ft)[1][failed verification]
Owned byIndian Railways
Operated bySouth Central Railway zone
Line(s)Visakhapatnam – Vijayawada of Howrah-Chennai main line and
Platforms2
Tracks2 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)
Construction
Structure typeStandard (on ground station)
ParkingAvailable
Other information
StatusFunctioning
Station codePBD
Zone(s) South Central Railway zone
Division(s) Vijayawada
Electrified25 kV AC 50 Hz OHLE
Location
Peddabrahmadevam railway station is located in India
Peddabrahmadevam railway station
Peddabrahmadevam railway station
Location in Andhra Pradesh
Peddabrahmadevam railway station is located in Andhra Pradesh
Peddabrahmadevam railway station
Peddabrahmadevam railway station
Peddabrahmadevam railway station (Andhra Pradesh)

HistoryEdit

Between 1893 and 1896, 1,288 km (800 mi) of the East Coast State Railway, between Vijayawada and Cuttack was opened for traffic.[2] The southern part of the East Coast State Railway (from Waltair to Vijayawada) was taken over by Madras Railway in 1901.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Peddabrahmadevam/PBD".
  2. ^ "Major Events in the Formation of S.E. Railway". South Eastern Railway. Archived from the original on 1 April 2013. Retrieved 25 January 2013.
  3. ^ "IR History: Part III (1900-1947)". IRFCA. Retrieved 19 January 2013.


External linksEdit

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South Central Railway zone