Hiroto Station

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Hiroto Station
広戸駅
Hirotoeki.jpg
Location Hiroto, Fukaura, Nishitsugaru, Aomori
(青森県西津軽郡深浦町大字広戸字小広戸)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Gonō Line
History
Opened 1954

Hiroto Station (広戸駅 Hiroto-eki?) is a railway station on the JR East Gonō Line located in the town of Fukaura, Aomori Prefecture Japan. It is 70.8 rail kilometers from the southern terminus of the Gonō Line at Higashi-Noshiro Station.

History[edit]

Hiroto Station was opened on December 25, 1954 as a station on the Japan National Railways (JNR). With the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987, it came under the operational control of JR East.

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Station layout[edit]

Hiroto Station has a single side platform serving bidirectional traffic. The station is unattended and is administered from Fukaura Station. There is a small weather shelter on the platform but no station building.

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Gonō Line
Fukaura   Local   Oirase

Surroundings[edit]

The station is located on the shoreline of the Sea of Japan, with a high fence adjacent to the tracks to block waves in stormy weather.

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Coordinates: 40°40′27.29″N 139°57′20.12″E / 40.6742472°N 139.9555889°E / 40.6742472; 139.9555889