Down train between Tatebayashi and Narushima stations (2008-03-30)
Tōbu Koizumi Line (, operated by the private 東武小泉線 Tōbu Koizumi-sen) Tōbu Railway company, runs from Tatebayashi Station located in Tatebayashi city, Gunma Prefecture to Nishi-Koizumi Station located in Ōizumi town, Gunma Prefecture as well as Higashi-Koizumi Station in Ōizumi town to Ōta Station in Ōta city, Gunma Prefecture, Japan.
History [ edit ]
The first section of the line from
Koizumimachi Station to Tatebayashi Station was opened for passenger service on March 12, 1917 operated by the Chūgen Railway company, which was purchased by Tobu Railway company in 1937.
The line was connected to Sengokugashi Freight Line
( on April 13, 1939, which ran from Koizumimachi Station to Sengokugashi Station 仙石河岸貨物線) ( for freight service, opened Shin-Koizumi Station between. 仙石河岸駅)
The purpose of transportation between
Nakajima Aircraft Company Ōta plant and Koizumi plant extended the line from Ōta Station to Higashi-Koizumi Station on June 1, 1941 as well as made Nishi-Koizumi Station, which was the nearest station for Koizumi plant, to open on December 1, 1941 between Koizumimachi Station and Shin-Koizumi Station.
Stations [ edit ]
Abandoned stations [ edit ]
Shin-Koizumi Station - Sengoku-Kashi Station
Kobugannon Station (between Higashi-Koizumi Station and Shinozuka Station)
Connecting rail services [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
External links [ edit ]