Kanegasaki Station

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Kanegasaki Station
金ヶ崎駅
JR Kanegasaki sta 001.jpg
Kanegasaki Station, March 2007
Location Nishine Sugidote 2-1, Kanegasaki-machi, Isawa-gun, Iwate-ken 029-4503
Japan
Coordinates 39°11′58″N 141°06′47″E / 39.1995°N 141.1130°E / 39.1995; 141.1130Coordinates: 39°11′58″N 141°06′47″E / 39.1995°N 141.1130°E / 39.1995; 141.1130
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Tōhoku Main Line
Distance 477.7 km from Tokyo
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type At grade
Other information
Status Staffed
Website Official website
History
Opened 1 July 1897
Traffic
Passengers (FY2016) 585 daily
Location
Kanegasaki Station is located in Japan
Kanegasaki Station
Kanegasaki Station
Location within Japan

Kanegasaki Station (金ヶ崎駅, Kanegasaki-eki) is a railway station on the Tōhoku Main Line in the town of Kanegasaki, Iwate Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Kanegasaki Station is served by the Tōhoku Main Line, and is located 477.7 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Tokyo Station.

Station layout[edit]

Kanegasaki Station is an elevated station and has two opposed side platforms. The station is staffed.

Platforms[edit]

1  Tōhoku Main Line for Mizusawa and Ichinoseki
2  Tōhoku Main Line for Kitakami and Morioka

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tōhoku Main Line
Mizusawa - Rokuhara

History[edit]

Kanegasaki Station was opened on 1 July 1897.[1]The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987. A new station building was completed in November 2004.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2016, the station was used by an average of 585 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ JR East station information (in Japanese)
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2016年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2016)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2017. Retrieved 11 December 2016. 

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