Train Station - Bohumín, Czech Republic
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61
N 49° 54.056 E 018° 21.549
34U E 310360 N 5530961
Quick Description: Train Station No. 341248 Bohumín
Location: Moravskoslezský kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 6/6/2018 9:11:40 AM
Waymark Code: WMYEHW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
Views: 14

Long Description:
The Czech Republic covers an area of 78,866 square kilometres and its total railway length is 9,435 kilometres. The railway network in the Czech Republic is dense (visit link) . It consists of four main rail corridors (visit link) :
1) the first railway corridor (Decín – Breclav)
2) the second railway corridor (Petrovice u Karviné – Breclav)
3) the third railway corridor (Mosty u Jablunkova – Praha – Cheb)
4) the fourth railway corridor (Decín – Praha – Horní Dvorište)

In addition to these main corridors, there are also secondary railways. All railways are labeled with numbers from 010 to 900. In the Czech Republic, there are 2832 railway stations and stops altogether. Each station has its own six-digit registration number. Some railway stops are very simple. There is only a single track and a simple shelter for passengers.

Ceské dráhy, often shortened to CD, is the main railway operator in the Czech Republic providing regional and long-distance services. Until 1 July 2008, Ceské dráhy was the biggest employer in the Czech Republic.

The station is part of the railways No. 270 and 320 (visit link) .
The station building is very similar to other station buildings that emerged in the late 19th or early 20th century.
See the other characteristics this station here: (visit link)
Is the station/depot currently used for railroad purposes?: Yes

Is the station/depot open to the public?: Yes

What rail lines does/did the station/depot serve?: 270 Praha – Česká Třebová – Přerov – Bohumín

If the station/depot is not being used for railroad purposes, what is it currently used for?: Not listed

Station/Depot Web Site: Not listed

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