Ōkubo Station (Akita)

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Ōkubo Station
大久保駅
Okubo 20040801.jpg
Ōkubo Station (August 2004)
Location
Prefecture Akita
(See other stations in Akita)
City Katagami
Neighborhood etc. 3-1 Kaidōshita, Shōwa-Ōkubo
Postal code 018-1401
(in Japanese) 秋田県潟上市昭和大久保字街道下3-1
History
Year opened 1902
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Ōu Main Line
Statistics 491 passengers/day (FY2009)

Ōkubo Station (大久保駅 Ōkubo-eki?) is a railway station on the Ōu Main Line in Katagami, Akita, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Ōkubo Station is served by the Ōu Main Line, and is located 318.9 km from the terminus of the line at Fukushima Station.

Station layout[edit]

Ōkubo Station has one side platform and one island platform serving three tracks, connected by an overpass. Track 3 is used primarily for freight trains changing direction. Ōkubo Station is a simple consignment station, operated by Katagami municipal authority, with point-of-sales terminal installed.[citation needed]

Platforms[edit]

1 Ōu Main Line for Oiwake and Akita
2 Ōu Main Line for Higashi-Noshiro and Ōdate
3 Ōu Main Line freight siding

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōu Main Line
Rapid: no stop
Oiwake   Local   Ugo-Īzuka

History[edit]

Ōkubo Station opened on October 21, 1902.[1] The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 127. ISBN 4-533-00503-9. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 39°52′16.83″N 140°3′47.34″E / 39.8713417°N 140.0631500°E / 39.8713417; 140.0631500