Kanashima Station

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Kanashima Station

金島駅
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Kanashima Station, May 2009
LocationKawashima 196, Shibukawa, Gunma
(群馬県渋川市川島196)
Japan
Operated byJR East
Line(s)Agatsuma Line
History
Opened1945
Traffic
Passengers (FY2011)199 daily
Kanashima Station platform

Kanashima Station (金島駅, Kanashima-eki) is a railway station on the Agatsuma Line in Shibukawa, Gunma Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Kanashima Station is a station on the Agatsuma Line, and is located 5.5 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Shibukawa Station.

Station layout[edit]

Kanashima Station has two opposed side platforms connected by an overhead passageway. The station is unattended.

Platforms[edit]

1  Agatsuma Line forNakanojo, Naganohara-Kusatsuguchi, Manza-Kazawaguchi
2  Agatsuma Line for Shibukawa and Takasaki

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Agatsuma Line
Shibukawa - Ubashima

History[edit]

Kanashima Station was opened on 5 August 1959. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 36°31′46″N 138°58′35″E / 36.529558°N 138.976444°E / 36.529558; 138.976444