Iwasawa Station

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Iwasawa Station
Iwasawa Station
Location Waga-cho, Iwasawa 9 Jiwari 1-3, Kitakami-shi, Iwate-ken 024-0325
Coordinates 39°18′03″N 140°55′54″E / 39.3009°N 140.9318°E / 39.3009; 140.9318
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Kitakami Line
Distance 18.1 km from Kitakami
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 1
Structure type At grade
Other information
Status Unstaffed
Website Official website
Opened November 18, 1921
Iwasawa Station is located in Japan
Iwasawa Station
Iwasawa Station
Location within Japan

Iwasawa Station (岩沢駅, Iwasawa-eki) is a JR East railway station located in the city of Kitakami, Iwate Prefecture, Japan.


Iwasawa Station is served by the Kitakami Line, and is located 18.1 km from the terminus of the line at Kitakami Station.

Station layout[edit]

Iwasawa Station has a single side platform serving a single bi-directional track. The station is unattended.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Kitakami Line
Yokokawame - Wakasennin


Iwasawa Station opened on November 18, 1921.[1] The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japan National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987. A new station building was completed in 1991.

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Sone, Satoru (2009). "No.21 釜石線・山田線・岩泉線・北上線・八戸線". 週刊 歴史でめぐる鉄道全路線 国鉄・JR (in Japanese). Asahi Shimbun: 23. 

External links[edit]

Official website (in Japanese)