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Ishinomaki Station, May 2009
|Location||Isenba, Ishinomaki-shi, Miyagi-ken 986-0826
|Operated by||JR East|
|Distance||27.9 km from Kogota|
|Platforms||1 bay + side + 1 island platforms|
|Structure type||At grade|
|Status||Staffed ("Midori no Madoguchi")|
|Opened||October 28, 1912|
Ishinomaki Station is served by both the Ishinomaki Line and the Senseki Line / Senseki-Tōhoku Line (of which it is a terminal station). It is located 27.9 kilometers from the terminus of the Ishinomaki Line at Kogota Station and 49.0 kilometers from the opposing terminus of the Senseki Line at Aoba-dōri Station, and 47.2 kilometers from the end of the Senseki-Tōhoku Line at Sendai
Ishinomaki Station has one bay platform for the Senseki Line with two bays, and a side platform and an island platform for the Ishinomaki Line. The platforms are connected by a footbridge. The station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.
|2||■ Senseki Line||for Matsushima-Kaigan, Sendai and Aoba-dōri|
|1||■ Senseki-Tōhoku Line||for Takagimachi, Shiogama and Sendai|
|3, 4, 5||■ Ishinomaki Line||for Maeyachi and Kogota
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Ishinomaki Station opened on October 28, 1912 on what would become the Ishinomaki Line. On November 22, 1928, Miyaden-Ishinomaki Station (宮電石巻駅) opened, served by the Miyagi Electric Railway (the present-day Senseki Line). On May 1, 1944, the Miyagi Electric Railway was nationalized and Miyaden-Ishinomaki Station was renamed Ishinomaki Station, resulting in two nearby stations both named Ishinomaki Station. On July 21, 1990, the Senseki Line and Ishinomaki Line were joined together at a single Ishinomaki Station.
In fiscal 2016, the station was used by an average of 3,327 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).
The station and surrounding streets known as "Manga Road" are adorned with statues of characters created by Shotaro Ishinomori. The entrance to the station features characters from Cyborg 009 and Kamen Rider.
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