Akabuchi Station

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Akabuchi Station
赤渕駅
Akabuchi sta 20070722.jpg
Akabuchi Station in 2007
Location Omyojin Akabuchi, Shizukuishi, Iwate
(岩手県岩手郡雫石町御明神赤渕)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Tazawako Line
History
Opened 1964

Akabuchi Station (赤渕駅 Akabuchi-eki?) is a JR East railway station located in Shizukuishi, Iwate Prefecture, Japan.[1] [2] [3]

Lines[edit]

Akabuchi Station is served by the Tazawako Line, and is located 22.0 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Morioka Station.

Station layout[edit]

Akabuchi Station has a single island platform. There is no station building, but only a weather shelter on the platform itself. The station is unattended.

Platforms[edit]

1  Tazawako Line for Tazawako
for Shizukuishi, Morioka (trains originating at this station)
2  Tazawako Line for Shizukuishi
for Morioka

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Tazawako Line
Harukiba - Tazawako

History[edit]

Akabuchi Station opened on September 10, 1964 as the terminal station of the now defunct Hashiba Line. It became a station on the Tazawako Line from October 20, 1966. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Akabuchi Station". maps.google.com.np. Retrieved 2 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "Japan's Trains - Akabuchi Station (赤渕駅)". mymapofjapan.com. Retrieved 2 February 2014. 
  3. ^ "Akabuchi station". panoramio.com. Retrieved 2 February 2014. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 39°41′6.5″N 140°54′25.9″E / 39.685139°N 140.907194°E / 39.685139; 140.907194