Nakata Station

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Nakata Station
中田駅
Nakata Station Platform.jpg
Location
Prefecture Aomori
(See other stations in Aomori)
City Tsugaru
Neighborhood etc. 13 Nakata-Yonemoto, Morita-chō
Postal code 038-3158
(in Japanese) 青森県つがる市森田町中田米本13
History
Year opened 1956
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Gonō Line

Nakata Station (中田駅 Nakata-eki?) is a railway station on the JR East Gonō Line located in the city of Tsugaru, Aomori Prefecture, Japan. It is 116.9 rail kilometers from the southern terminus of the Gonō Line at Higashi-Noshiro Station.

Lines[edit]

Station layout[edit]

Nakata Station has a single island platform serving a single track. There is no station building, only a small weather shelter on the platform. The station is unattended.

1 Gonō Line Itayanagi, Hirosaki, Aomori
Goshogawara, Ajigasawa, Fukaura

History[edit]

Nakata Station was opened on November 11, 1956 as a Japanese National Railways station in the former village of Morita, Nishitsugaru District. With the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the operational control of JR East.

Surrounding area[edit]

The station is surrounded by rice fields, and Mount Iwaki is clearly visible from the platform.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Gonō Line
Mutsu-Morita   Local   Kizukuri

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Harris, Ken and Clarke, Jackie. Jane's World Railways 2008-2009. Jane's Information Group (2008). ISBN 0-7106-2861-7

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 40°47′14.53″N 140°21′51.86″E / 40.7873694°N 140.3644056°E / 40.7873694; 140.3644056