Fulong Station

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Fulong Station
TRA Fulong Station. In this photograph, people are joining Hohaiyan Rock Festival in 2006.

Fulong Station (Chinese: 福隆車站; pinyin: Fúlóng Chēzhàn) is a Taiwan Railway Administration (TRA) Yilan Line station, located at Fulong Village, Gongliao District, New Taipei City, Taiwan.

Structure[edit]

Service[edit]

  • Currently, (2013) the station is classified as a third-class station by TRA standards.[citation needed]

History[edit]

  • Original station name was Washi (控子) in Japanese during construction, but the correct character is 挖子.
  • On November 30, 1924, the station was opened under the name Okutei (澳底; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Ò-té), which is a fishing port located 6 km north to this station.
  • On December 1, 1952, the station name was changed into the current name.
  • On July 25, 2005, reconstruction of the station's main structure was finished. This reconstruction was managed by the Northeast Coast National Scenic Area Administration, and sponsored by Taipower Company. The name board of the station is written in the imitation Song typeface, which is unique among TRA stations.

Nearby landmarks[edit]

Nearby stations[edit]

Taiwan Railway Administration (TRA)
Yilan Line
Gongliao Station - Fulong Station - Shicheng Station

See also[edit]

Coordinates: 25°00′57.4″N 121°56′41.5″E / 25.015944°N 121.944861°E / 25.015944; 121.944861