Jimmachi Station

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Jimmachi Station
神町駅
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Jimmachi Station in May 2005
Location 1-1, Jimmachi-chūō 1-chōme, Higashine, Yamagata
(山形県東根市神町中央一丁目1-1)
Japan
Coordinates 38°24′46″N 140°22′43″E / 38.412703°N 140.378622°E / 38.412703; 140.378622Coordinates: 38°24′46″N 140°22′43″E / 38.412703°N 140.378622°E / 38.412703; 140.378622
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Ōu Main Line
History
Opened 1901
Traffic
Passengers (FY2004) 360 daily

Jimmachi Station (神町駅 Jimmachi-eki?) is a JR East railway station located in Higashine, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Jimmachi Station is served by the Ōu Main Line, and is located 106.3 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Fukushima Station.

Station layout[edit]

Jimmachi Station originally had one island platform and one side platform; however, with the completion of the Yamagata Shinkansen, the island platform was removed to make way for tracks for the through traffic of the Shinkansen, leaving the station with a single side platform for bi-directional traffic. The station is unattended.

Platforms[edit]

1  Ōu Main Line for Yamagata, Murayama and Tendō
for Shinjō

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōu Main Line (Yamagata Line)
Midaregawa - Sakurambo-Higashine

History[edit]

Jimmachi Station opened on August 23, 1901. 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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