Orikabe Station

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Orikabe Station
折壁駅
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Orikabe Station in April 2011
Location
Prefecture Iwate
(See other stations in Iwate)
City Ichinoseki
Neighborhood etc. Murone-cho Orikabe-aze Osato 126
Postal code 029 - 1201
(in Japanese) 岩手県一関市室根町折壁字大里126
History
Year opened 1928
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Ōfunato Line

Orikabe Station (折壁駅 Orikabe-eki?) is a JR East railway station located in Ichinoseki, Iwate Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Orikabe Station is served by the Ōfunato Line, and is located 47.6 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Ichinoseki Station.

Station layout[edit]

Orikabe Station has two opposed side platforms connected to the station building by a level crossing. The station is unattended.

Platforms[edit]

1 Ōfunato Line for Ichinoseki
2 Ōfunato Line for Kesennuma

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōfunato Line
Yagoshi - Niitsuki

History[edit]

Orikabe Station opened on September 2, 1928. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japan National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987. A new station building was completed in November 2007.

Surrounding area[edit]

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Coordinates: 38°56′23″N 141°27′08″E / 38.9396°N 141.4522°E / 38.9396; 141.4522