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|Ishinomaki Station entrance, May 2009|
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|Statistics||2,077 passengers/day (FY2012)|
Ishinomaki Station is served by both the Ishinomaki Line and the Senseki Line (of which it is a terminal station). It is located 27.9 rail kilometers from the terminus of the Ishinomaki Line at Kogota Station and 50.2 rail kilometers from the opposing terminus of the Senseki Line at Aoba-dōri Station.
Ishinomaki Station has one bay platform for the Senseki Line with two bays, and a side platform and an island platform for the Ishinomaki Line. The platforms are connected by a footbridge. The station has a Green Window ticket office.
|1,2||■Senseki Line||for Rikuzen-Ono
|3||■Ishinomaki Line||for Maeyachi,Kogota and Sendai|
|4,5||■Ishinomaki Line||for Urashuku|
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Ishinomaki Station opened on October 28, 1912 on what would become the Ishinomaki Line. On November 22, 1928, Miyaden-Ishinomaki Station (宮電石巻駅?) opened, served by the Miyagi Electric Railway (the present-day Senseki Line). On May 1, 1944, the Miyagi Electric Railway was nationalized and Miyaden-Ishinomaki Station was renamed Ishinomaki Station, resulting in two nearby stations both named Ishinomaki Station. On July 21, 1990, the Senseki Line and Ishinomaki Line were joined together at a single Ishinomaki Station.
The station and surrounding streets known as "Manga Road" are adorned with statues of characters created by Shotaro Ishinomori. The entrance to the station features characters from Cyborg 009 and Kamen Rider.
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