Isesaki Station

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Isesaki Station (伊勢崎駅 Isesaki-eki?) is a railway station in Isesaki, Gunma, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East) and the private railway operator Tobu Railway.

Lines[edit]

Isesaki Station is served by the following two lines.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ryōmō Line
Kunisada Local Komagata
Tobu Isesaki Line (TI-25)
Shin-Isesaki (TI-24)   Limited Express Ryōmō   Terminus
Shin-Isesaki (TI-24)   Local   Terminus

History[edit]

What is now the JR East station opened on 20 November 1889.[1] The Tobu Railway station opened on 13 July 1910.[2]

From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tobu lines, with Isesaki Station becoming "TI-25".[3]

New elevated platforms were brought into use from 19 October 2013.[4]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2011, the Tobu station was used by an average of 5,690 passengers daily.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 110. ISBN 4-533-00503-9. 
  2. ^ a b Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 222. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 
  3. ^ "「東武スカイツリーライン」誕生! あわせて駅ナンバリングを導入し、よりわかりやすくご案内します" [Tobu Sky Tree Line created! Station numbering to be introduced at same time] (pdf). Tobu News (in Japanese). Tobu Railway. 9 February 2012. Retrieved 21 October 2013. 
  4. ^ "東武伊勢崎線 伊勢崎—新伊勢崎周辺が高架化される" [Tobu Isesaki Line section between Isesaki and Shin-Isesaki elevated]. Japan Railfan Magazine Online (in Japanese). Japan: Koyusha Co., Ltd. 21 October 2013. Retrieved 21 October 2013. 

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Coordinates: 36°19′37″N 139°11′36″E / 36.3269°N 139.1933056°E / 36.3269; 139.1933056