Koganezawa Station

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Koganezawa Station
Koganezawa Station in June 2007
Location Motoyoshida-cho Koganezawa, Kesennuma, Miyagi
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Kesennuma Line
Other information
Status Closed
Opened 11 February 1957
Koganezawa Station is located in Japan
Koganezawa Station
Koganezawa Station
Location within Japan
Koganezawa Station after the 2011 earthquake and tsunami

Koganezawa Station (小金沢駅, Koganezawa-eki) was a railway station on the Kesennuma Line in Kesennuma, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East). The station was completely destroyed by the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami and services have now been replaced by a provisional Bus Rapid Transit line.


Koganezawa Station was served by the Kesennuma Line, and was located 54.6 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Maeyachi Station.

Station layout[edit]

Koganezawa Station had a single side platform serving traffic in both directions. The station was unattended.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Kesennuma Line
Motoyoshi - Ōya-Kaigan


Koganezawa Station opened on 11 February 1957. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japan National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987. The station changed its name to its present name on 22 March 1997. The station was completely destroyed by 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami, and rail services have now been replaced by a Bus Rapid Transit Line.

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Coordinates: 38°47′45″N 141°32′06″E / 38.795714°N 141.534972°E / 38.795714; 141.534972