Nishi-Shiogama Station

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Nishi-Shiogama Station
西塩釜駅
Nishi-Shiogama-stn.JPG
Nishi-Shiogama Station, November 2006
Location
Prefecture Miyagi
(See other stations in Miyagi)
City Shiogama
Neighborhood etc. 1-11 Nishiki-cho
Postal code 985-0024
(in Japanese) 宮城県塩竈市錦町1-11
History
Year opened 1925
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Senseki Line
Statistics 991 passengers/day (FY 2012)

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

Lines[edit]

Nishi-Shiogama Station is served by the Senseki Line. It is located 15.2 rail kilometers from the terminus of the Senseki Line at Aoba-dōri Station.

Station layout[edit]

Nishi-Shiogama Station has two opposed side platforms connected by an overhead passageway.

Platforms[edit]

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

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Senseki Line
Geba   Local   Hon-Shiogama

History[edit]

Nishi-Shiogama Station opened on June 5, 1925 as a station on the Miyagi Electric Railway. The line was nationalized on May 1, 1944. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

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Coordinates: 38°18′43″N 141°01′07″E / 38.3119°N 141.0186°E / 38.3119; 141.0186