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|Rikuzen-Yahagi Station in April 2005|
(See other stations in Iwate)
|Postal code||029 - 2201|
Rikuzen-Yahagi Station (陸前矢作駅 Rikuzen-Yahagi-eki?) was a JR East railway station located in Rikuzen-Takata, Iwate Prefecture, Japan. The station was closed following the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami and has now been replaced by a provisional Bus Rapid Transit line.
Rikuzen-Yahagi Station had two opposed side platforms connected by a level crossing. The station was unattended.
|1||■Ōfunato Line||for Rikuzen-Takata and Sakari|
|2||■Ōfunato Line||for Ichinoseki and Kesennuma|
Rikuzen-Yahagi Station opened on 14 December 1933. 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 one of six stations on the Ōfunato Line closed after the 11 March 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami.
- National Route 343
- Yahagi River
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