Rikuzen-Koizumi Station

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Rikuzen-Koizumi Station
陸前小泉駅
Rikuzenkoizumi-Sta01.JPG
Rikuzen-Koizumi Station in June 2007
Location
Prefecture Miyagi
(See other stations in Miyagi)
City Kesennuma
Neighborhood etc. Motoyoshida-cho Shimojuku 38
Postal code 988 - 0332
(in Japanese) 宮城県気仙沼市本吉町下宿38
History
Year opened 1977
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Kesennuma Line
Rikuzen-Koizumi Station after the 2011 Earthquake and Tsunami

Rikuzen-Koizumi Station (陸前小泉駅 Rikuzen-Koizumi-eki?) was a JR East railway station located in Kesennuma, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. The station was completely destroyed by the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami and services have now been replaced by a provisional Bus Rapid Transit line.

Lines[edit]

Rikuzen-Koizumi Station was served by the Kesennuma Line, and was located 48.7 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Maeyachi Station.

Station layout[edit]

Rikuzen-Koizumi Station had a single side platform serving traffic in both directions. The station was unattended.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Kesennuma Line
Kurauchi - Motoyoshi

History[edit]

Rikuzen-Koizumi Station opened on 11 December 1977. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japan National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987. The station was completely destroyed by 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami, and rail services have now been replaced by a Bus Rapid Transit Line.

Surrounding area[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Rikuzen-Koizumi Station at Wikimedia Commons


Coordinates: 38°46′01″N 141°30′33″E / 38.766829°N 141.509069°E / 38.766829; 141.509069