Ōtaki Station (Yamagata)

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Ōtaki Station
大滝駅
JR Ootaki sta 002.jpg
Ōtaki Station building, October 2010
Location Ōtaki, Mamurogawa, Mogami, Yamagata
(山形県最上郡真室川町大字大滝)
Japan
Coordinates 38°58′17″N 140°19′12″E / 38.971431°N 140.320053°E / 38.971431; 140.320053Coordinates: 38°58′17″N 140°19′12″E / 38.971431°N 140.320053°E / 38.971431; 140.320053
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Ōu Main Line
Connections
  • Bus stop
History
Opened 1941

Ōtaki Station (大滝駅, Ōtaki-eki) is a railway station in Mamurogawa, Yamagata, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Ōtaki Station is served by the Ōu Main Line, and is located 180.3 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Fukushima Station.

Station layout[edit]

Ōtaki Station has a single side platform. The station is built in a gorge, with a two-story station building. The station faces the road on its upper floor, with the train platform connected to the station building on its lower floor. The station formerly also had an island platform, which has been removed, although the connecting footbridge remains. The station is unattended.

Platforms[edit]

1  Ōu Main Line for Yokote, Yuzawa and Akita
for Shinjō

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōu Main Line
Kamabuchi   Local   Nozoki

History[edit]

Ōtaki Station opened on September 20, 1941.[1] The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987. A new station building was completed in March 2010.[citation needed]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Yamagata Prefectural Route 13

References[edit]

  1. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 127. ISBN 4-533-00503-9. 

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