Hwangju Station

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Hwangju
황주
Korean name
Hangul 황주역
Hanja
Revised Romanization Hwangju-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Hwangju-yŏk
General information
Location Hwangju County,
North Hwanghae Province
North Korea
Coordinates 38°41′40″N 125°45′38″E / 38.69444°N 125.76056°E / 38.69444; 125.76056Coordinates: 38°41′40″N 125°45′38″E / 38.69444°N 125.76056°E / 38.69444; 125.76056
Owned by Korean State Railway
History
Opened 1906
Electrified yes
Previous names Hwanghae Hwangju
Original company Chosen Government Railway
Services
Preceding station   Korean State Railway   Following station
toward P'yŏngyang
P'yŏngbu Line
Songrim Line Terminus

Hwangju Station is a railway station in Hwangju County, North Hwanghae Province, North Korea.[1] It is the junction point of the P'yŏngbu Line, which runs from P'yŏngyang to Kaesŏng, and the Songrim Line, which begins at Hwangju and runs to Songrim.

The station, originally called Hwanghae Hwangju Station, was opened by the Chosen Government Railway in 1906.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kokubu, Hayato, 将軍様の鉄道 (Shōgun-sama no Tetsudō), ISBN 978-4-10-303731-6