Kageno Station

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Kageno Station
影野駅
Kageno station 03.jpg
Kageno Station in July 2010
Location Kageno, Shimanto, Takaoka-gun, Kōchi-ken 786-0032
Japan
Coordinates 33°16′34″N 133°10′26″E / 33.2761°N 133.1738°E / 33.2761; 133.1738Coordinates: 33°16′34″N 133°10′26″E / 33.2761°N 133.1738°E / 33.2761; 133.1738
Operated by JR logo (shikoku).svg JR Shikoku
Line(s) Dosan Line
Distance 190.4 km from Tadotsu
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2 + 1 siding
Construction
Disabled access Yes - island platform accessed by ramps and a level crossing
Other information
Status Unstaffed
Station code K23
History
Opened 20 October 1947 (1947-10-20)
Location
Kageno Station is located in Japan
Kageno Station
Kageno Station
Location within Japan

Kageno Station (影野駅, Kageno-eki) is a railway station in Shimanto, Takaoka District, Kōchi Prefecture, Japan. It is operated by JR Shikoku and has the station number "K23".[1][2]

Lines[edit]

The station is served by JR Shikoku's Dosan Line and is located 190.4 km from the beginning of the line at Tadotsu.[3][4]

Layout[edit]

The station consists of an island platform serving two tracks. A station building, which is unstaffed, serves as a waiting room. The island platform is accessed by means of a ramp and a level crossing. There is a siding to one side of the island platform.[2][5][6]

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Dosan Line
Tosa-Kure Local Rokutanji

History[edit]

The station opened on 20 October 1947 as the terminus of the Dosan Line which was extended westwards from Tosa-Kure. It became a through-station on 12 November 1951 when the track was further extended to Kubokawa. At the time it was opened, the station was operated by Japanese National Railways (JNR). With the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987, control of the station passed to JR Shikoku.[3][7]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Shikoku Railway Route Map" (PDF). JR Shikoku. Retrieved 25 November 2017. 
  2. ^ a b "影野" [Kageno]. hacchi-no-he.net. Retrieved 25 December 2017. 
  3. ^ a b Ishino, Tetsu et al. (eds.) (1998). 停車場変遷大事典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR] (in Japanese). II. Tokyo: JTB Corporation. p. 670. ISBN 4533029809. 
  4. ^ "Kageno Station Timetable" (PDF). JR Shikoku. Retrieved 25 December 2017. 
  5. ^ "影野駅" [Kageno Station]. shikoku.org.uk. Retrieved 25 December 2017. 
  6. ^ Kawashima, Ryōzō (2013). 図説: 日本の鉄道 四国・九州ライン 全線・全駅・全配線・第2巻 四国西部エリア [Japan Railways Illustrated. Shikoku and Kyushu. All lines, all stations, all track layouts. Volume 2 Western Shikoku] (in Japanese). Kodansha. p. 47, 77. ISBN 9784062951616. 
  7. ^ Ishino, Tetsu et al. (eds.) (1998). 停車場変遷大事典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR] (in Japanese). I. Tokyo: JTB Corporation. pp. 217–218. ISBN 4533029809.