Jūmonji Station

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Jūmonji Station
十文字駅
Jumonji Station.jpg
Jūmonji Station (August 2013)
Location 18-1, Jūmonji-chō Aza Daidō-higashi, Yokote, Akita
(秋田県横手市十文字町字大道東18-1)
Japan
Coordinates 39°13′14″N 140°31′32″E / 39.2205°N 140.525667°E / 39.2205; 140.525667Coordinates: 39°13′14″N 140°31′32″E / 39.2205°N 140.525667°E / 39.2205; 140.525667
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Ōu Main Line
Connections
  • Bus stop
History
Opened 14 September 1905
Traffic
Passengers (2010) 517 daily

Jūmonji Station (十文字駅?, Jūmonji-eki) is a JR East railway station located in Yokote, Akita Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Jūmonji Station is served by the Ōu Main Line, and is located 217.8 km from the terminus of the line at Fukushima Station.

Station layout[edit]

Jūmonji station consists of one side platform and one island platform, connected by an overpass.

Platforms[edit]

1  Ōu Main Line for Yokote and Akita
2  Ōu Main Line for Yuzawa and Shinjō
3  Ōu Main Line no normally in service

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōu Main Line
Shimo-Yuzawa - Daigo

History[edit]

Jūmonji Station opened on September 14, 1905 as a station on the Japanese Government Railways (JGR), serving the village of Jūmonji, Akita. The JGR became the Japan National Railways (JNR) after World War II. Freight operations were discontinued from 1984. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

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