Tsudayama Station

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Tsudayama Station
津田山駅
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Tsudayama Station
Location
Prefecture Kanagawa
(See other stations in Kanagawa)
City Kawasaki
Ward Takatsu
Neighborhood etc. Shimo-Sakunobe 1357
Postal code 213-0033
(in Japanese) 神奈川県川崎市高津区下作延 1357
History
Year opened 1941
Former name Nihon Hume Kan Mae Station
Present name since 1944
Rail services
Operator(s) East Japan Railway Company
Line(s) Nambu Line
Statistics 3,693 passengers/day (2008)
There are no bus services at this station

Tsudayama Station (津田山駅 Tsudayama-eki?) is a railway station operated by JR East's Nambu Line located in Takatsu-ku, Kawasaki, Japan. It is 13.9 kilometers from the terminus of the Nambu Line at Kawasaki Station.

History[edit]

Tsudayama Station opened as Nihon Hume Tube Mae Stop (日本ヒューム管前停留場 Nihon Hume Kan Mae Teishajo?) on the Nambu Railway on February 5, 1941. The stop was raised in status to that of a full station on April 9, 1943. Along with nationalization of Nambu Railway, the station became Tsudayama Station of Japanese Government Railway Nambu Line on April 1, 1944, and part of the Japan National Railways (JNR) from 1949. All freight services were discontinued from March 5, 1972. Along with privatization and division of JNR, JR East started operating the station on April 1, 1987.

Lines[edit]

Station layout[edit]

Tsudayama Station has a single island platform serving two tracks, connected by an overpass. The station is attended, but its operation is consigned to East Japan Eco Access Co., Ltd.

Platforms[edit]

1 Nambu Line Musashi-MizonokuchiMusashi-KosugiKawasaki
2 Nambu Line NoboritoFuchū-HommachiTachikawa

Facilities on the station grounds[edit]

  • There is no kiosk at the station.
    There was a kiosk until the 1970s.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Nambu Line
Musashi-Mizonokuchi Local Kuji

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Harris, Ken and Clarke, Jackie. Jane's World Railways 2008-2009. Jane's Information Group (2008). ISBN 0-7106-2861-7

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°36′15″N 139°36′00″E / 35.604129°N 139.600015°E / 35.604129; 139.600015