Hon-Shiogama Station

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Hon-Shiogama Station
本塩釜駅
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Hon-Shiogama Station, August 2007
Location
Prefecture Miyagi
(See other stations in Miyagi)
City Shiogama
Neighborhood etc. Kaigan-dori
Postal code 985-0002
(in Japanese) 宮城県塩竈市海岸通15-1
History
Year opened 1926
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Senseki Line
Statistics 2736 passengers/day (FY 2012)

Hon-Shiogama Station (本塩釜駅 Hon-Shiogama-eki?) is a railway station in Shiogama, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Hon-Shiogama Station is served by the Senseki Line. It is located 16.0 rail kilometers from the terminus of the Senseki Line at Aoba-dōri Station.

Station layout[edit]

Hon-Shiogama Station has two elevated opposed side platforms with the station building located underneath. The station has a Green Window ticket counter.

Platforms[edit]

1 Senseki Line for Matsushima-Kaigan and Takagimachi
2 Senseki Line for Sendai and Aoba-dōri

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Senseki Line
Nishi-Shiogama   Local   Higashi-Shiogama

History[edit]

Hon-Shiogama Station opened on April 14, 1926 as a station on the Miyagi Electric Railway. The line was nationalized on May 1, 1944. On November 1, 1981 the station was relocated to its present location and rebuilt as an elevated station. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Shiogama City Hall
  • Royal Home Center
  • Highway 45
  • Mae-Hon-Shiogama Post Office
  • Shiogama Shrine
  • Shiogama Port

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 38°19′03″N 141°01′21″E / 38.3176°N 141.0224°E / 38.3176; 141.0224