Shirasawa Station (Aichi)

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Shirasawa Station
白沢駅
MT-Shirasawa Station-Building.jpg
Station buildings
Location
Prefecture Aichi
(See other stations in Aichi)
District Chita
Town Agui
Neighborhood etc. Shirasawa 17-4
Postal code 470-2201
(in Japanese) 愛知県知多郡阿久比町大字白沢字豊石山17番地4
History
Year opened 1931
Former name Chita-Shirasawa Station
Present name since 1949
Rail services
Operator(s) Nagoya Railroad
Line(s) Meitetsu Kōwa Line
Statistics 281 passengers/day (2005)

Shirasawa Station (白沢駅 Shirasawa-eki?) is a railway station operated by Meitetsu's Kōwa Line located in Agui, Chita District, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. It is located 7.9 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Ōtagawa Station. [1]

History[edit]

Handaguchi Station was opened on April 1, 1931, as Chita-Shirasawa Station (知多白沢駅 Chita-Shirasawa-eki?)on the Chita Railway. The Chita Railway became part of the Meitetsu group on February 2, 1943. The station was renamed to its present name on December 1, 1949, and has also been unattended since 1949. In March 2007, the Tranpass system of magnetic fare cards with automatic turnstiles was implemented.

Lines[edit]

Layout[edit]

Shirasawa Station has two opposed side platforms.

Platforms[edit]

1 Meitetsu Kōwa Line For Chita-Handa, Kōwa, and Utsumi
2 Meitetsu Kōwa Line For Ōtagawa and Meitetsu-Nagoya

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Meitetsu Kōwa Line
Rapid Limited: no stop
Limited Express: no stop
Rapid Express: no stop
Express: no stop
Local Express: no stop
Tatsumigaoka   Local   Sakabe

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "白沢" [Shirasawa] (in Japanese). Nagoya Railroad. Retrieved 26 November 2010. 

Coordinates: 34°57′19″N 136°54′54″E / 34.9553°N 136.915°E / 34.9553; 136.915