Anbyon Station

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Anbyŏn
안변
Korean name
Hangul 안변역
Hanja
Revised Romanization Anbyeon-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Anbyŏn-yŏk
General information
Location Anbyŏn-ŭp,
Anbyŏn County
Kangwŏn Province
North Korea
Coordinates 39°2′52″N 127°30′1″E / 39.04778°N 127.50028°E / 39.04778; 127.50028Coordinates: 39°2′52″N 127°30′1″E / 39.04778°N 127.50028°E / 39.04778; 127.50028
Owned by Korean State Railway
History
Opened 16 August 1914
Electrified yes
Previous names Ampen
Services
Preceding station   Korean State Railway   Following station
toward Kowŏn
Kangwŏn Line
toward P'yŏnggang
Terminus Kŭmgangsan Ch'ŏngnyŏn Line
toward Jejin (ROK)

Anbyŏn Station is a railway station in Anbyŏn-ŭp, Anbyŏn County in Kangwŏn province, North Korea. It is located on the Kangwŏn Line, which connects Kowŏn to P'yŏnggang, and is the start of the Kŭmgangsan Ch'ŏngnyŏn Line, which runs to Mount Kŭmgang.[1]

History[edit]

The station, along with the rest of the former Kyŏngwŏn Line, was opened by the Japanese on 16 August 1914.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kokubu, Hayato, 将軍様の鉄道 (Shōgun-sama no Tetsudō), ISBN 978-4-10-303731-6
  2. ^ "경영원칙 > 경영공시 > 영업현황 > 영업거리현황". Korail. Retrieved 2015-09-17.