Beimen railway station
|Location||East, Chiayi City, Taiwan|
|Owned by||Alishan Forest Railway|
|Operated by||Forestry Bureau|
|Train operators||Alishan Forest Railway|
|Opened||1 October 1912|
The station was opened on 1 October 1912. On 16 May 1998 the station caught in fire which resulted the 40% burning of station right side. The Chiayi Forest District Office then planned a budget to restore the station and restoration work was completed on 7 November the same year. In August 1999, section of the railway between Fenqihu Station and Alishan Station was badly damaged by Typhoon Morakot. After restoration efforts, a successful trail run of the train between Beimen Station and Alishan Station was made on 16 September 2015.
The station is a Japanese architectural style building made of wood.
Around the station
- "Transport in Chiayi". Lonely Planet. Archived from the original on 17 February 2015. Retrieved 25 April 2014.
- "Typhoon damage stops Alishan forest railway at Fenchihu stop". The China Post. 5 October 2015.
- Su, Z.X. (2012). "Stations on the line". Alishan Forest Railway. Retrieved 20 October 2017.
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