Sturges Road railway station facts for kids
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|Auckland Transport Urban rail|
Looking west at the station from Sturges Road.
|Location||Henderson, Waitakere City|
|Owned by||KiwiRail (track and platforms)
Auckland Transport (buildings)
|Opened||30 April 1934|
|Electrified||25 kV AC|
|Passengers (2009)||1,144 passengers/day|
The station was opened on 30 April 1934, with other improvements to the Northern Line services.
For many years this station's name was mis-spelt as Sturgess Road. The road was named after a local family living in the area in the 19th century called Sturges, but the incorrect spelling remained in use for many decades until it was corrected in the 1990s.
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