Hosoya Station (Gunma)

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Hosoya Station
細谷駅
Gunma-Hosoya-Station-Entrance-1.JPG
Hosoya Station in January 2012
Location 1169-4 Hosoya-machi, Ōta, Gunma
(群馬県太田市細谷町1169-4)
Japan
Operated by Tobu Railway
Line(s) Tobu Isesaki Line
Other information
Station code T19
History
Opened 1927
Traffic
Passengers (FY2013) 2,211 daily

Hosoya Station (細谷駅 Hosoya-eki?) is a railway station on the Tobu Isesaki Line in Ōta, Gunma, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tobu Railway.

Lines[edit]

Hosoya Station is served by the Tobu Isesaki Line, and is located 97.8 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Asakusa in Tokyo.

Station layout[edit]

Hosoya Station has a single island platform, connected to the station building by an underground passageway.

Platforms[edit]

1  Tobu Isesaki Line for Isesaki
2  Tobu Isesaki Line for Ōta

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tobu Isesaki Line
Limited Express Ryōmō: Does not stop at this station
Ōta   Local   Kizaki

History[edit]

The station opened on 1 October 1927.[1]

From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tobu lines, with Hosoya Station becoming "TI-19".[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 222. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 
  2. ^ 「東武スカイツリーライン」誕生! あわせて駅ナンバリングを導入し、よりわかりやすくご案内します [Tobu Sky Tree Line created! Station numbering to be introduced at same time] (pdf). Tobu News (in Japanese). Tobu Railway. 9 February 2012. Retrieved 5 July 2013. 

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Coordinates: 36°16′57″N 139°20′55″E / 36.28250°N 139.34861°E / 36.28250; 139.34861