Kogonwon Line

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Kogŏnwŏn Line
Overview
Native name 고건원선(古乾原線)
Type Heavy rail, Freight rail
Regional rail
Status Operational
Locale Kyŏngwon-gun, North Hamgyŏng
Termini Singŏn
Kogŏnwŏn
Stations 2
Operation
Owner Korean State Railway
Operator(s) Korean State Railway
Technical
Line length 9.8 km (6.1 mi)
Number of tracks Single track
Track gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in) standard gauge
Route map
DPRK-Kogonwon Line.png
Hambuk Line
0.0 Singŏn
Hambuk Line
Chŏngnam
9.8 Kogŏnwŏn(coal mine)
Ryongbuk(coal mine)
Ryongsil-li(coal mine)
Kogonwon Line
Chosŏn'gŭl 고건원선
Hancha
Revised Romanization Gogeonwonseon
McCune–Reischauer Kogŏnwŏnsŏn

The Kogŏnwŏn Line is a non-electrified standard-gauge secondary line of the North Korean State Railway running from Singŏn on the Hambuk Line to Kogŏnwŏn.[1]

A yellow background in the "Distance" box indicates that section of the line is not electrified.

Distance Station Name (Transcribed) Station Name (Chosŏn'gŭl) Connections
0.0 Singŏn 신건 Hambuk Line
Chŏngnam 정남
9.8 Kogŏnwŏn 고건원
Ryongbuk 룡북 Coal mine loading facility.
Ryongsil-li 룡신리 Coal mine loading facility.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kokubu, Hayato, 将軍様の鉄道 (Shōgun-sama no Tetsudō), ISBN 978-4-10-303731-6