Kanayagawa Station in July 2005
Matsukawa-cho Sekiya Sakashita 30,
Tōhoku Main Line
Passengers (FY 2013)
Kanayagawa Station ( is a railway station on the 金谷川駅 Kanayagawa-eki) Tōhoku Main Line in the city of Fukushima, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).
Kanayagawa Station is served by the
Tōhoku Main Line, and is located 264.0 rail kilometers from the official starting point of the line at Tokyo Station.
Station layout [ edit ]
Kanayagawa Station has one
island platform connected to the station building by an overhead passageway. The station has a staffed ticket office. Midori no Madoguchi
Platforms [ edit ]
Adjacent stations [ edit ]
History [ edit ]
The station opened on October 18, 1909.The
Matsukawa derailment, an alleged sabotage that resulted in the derailment of a train, occurred near the station on August 17, 1949. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987.
Surrounding area [ edit ]
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Coordinates: 37°40′50″N 140°27′08″E / 37.6806°N 140.4521°E