Spring Vale Cemetery railway station

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Spring Vale Cemetery
Springvalecemeterystation.jpg
CoordinatesCoordinates: 37°55′15″S 145°24′18″E / 37.92094°S 145.40509°E / -37.92094; 145.40509
Line(s)Spring Vale Cemetery
Platforms1
Tracks2
Other information
StatusClosed
History
Opened7 February 1904 (1904-02-07)
Closed1952

Springvale Cemetery station was a railway station in Melbourne, Australia, serving the Springvale Cemetery. It had its own branch line, which split from the Cranbourne and Pakenham lines at Springvale station, it was opened on 7 February 1904, to transport coffins, passengers and staff to the cemetery,[1] and closed during 1952, at a time when many small branch lines were being closed by Victorian Railways.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "History". The Necropolis Trust. Retrieved 6 June 2008.


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