Atawa Station

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Atawa Station
阿田和駅
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Atawa Station
Location5114 Atawa, Mihama, Minamimuro, Mie
(三重県南牟婁郡御浜町大字阿田和5114)
Japan
Operated byJR Central
Line(s)Kisei Main Line
History
Opened1940
Traffic
Passengers (FY2010)168 daily

Atawa Station (阿田和駅, Atawa-eki) is a railway station in Mihama, Minamimuro District, Mie Prefecture, Japan, operated by Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central). The station is 168.4 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Kameyama Station.

History[edit]

Atawa Station opened on August 8, 1940 as a station on the Japanese Government Railways (JGR) Kisei-Nishi Line. The JGR became the Japan National Railways (JNR) after World War II, and the line was renamed the Kisei Main Line on July 15, 1959. The station has been unattended since December 21, 1983. The station was absorbed into the JR Central network upon the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987.

Lines[edit]

Station layout[edit]

Atawa Station consists of one island platform connected to the station building by a level crossing. The small station building dates from the original construction of the line.

Platforms[edit]

1  Kisei Main Line for Shingū
2  Kisei Main Line for Owase, and Nagoya

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central)
Kisei Main Line
Kii-Ichigi - Kii-Ida

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 33°48′18″N 136°02′34″E / 33.8049°N 136.0427°E / 33.8049; 136.0427