Morinjimae Station

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Morinjimae Station
茂林寺前駅
MorinjimaeStation.jpg
Morinjimae Station in April 2008
Location
Prefecture Gunma
(See other stations in Gunma)
City Tatebayashi
Neighborhood Horiecho 1624
Address in Japanese 群馬県館林市堀工町1624
History
Opened 1927
Rail services
Station number(s) T09
Operator(s) Tobu Railway
Line(s) Tobu Isesaki Line
Statistics 1761 passengers/day (FY2013)
Platform

Morinjimae Station (茂林寺前駅 Myorinjimae-eki?) is a railway station on the Tobu Isesaki Line in Tatebayashi, Gunma, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tobu Railway.

Lines[edit]

Morinjimae Station is served by the Tobu Isesaki Line, and is located 72.4 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Asakusa.

Station layout[edit]

Morinjimae Station has two opposed side platforms, connected to the station building by an overhead passageway.

Platforms[edit]

1  Tobu Isesaki Line for Kuki and Tōbu-Dōbutsu-Kōen
2  Tobu Isesaki Line for Tatebayashi, Ōta and Ashikaga

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tobu Isesaki Line
Kawamata   Local   Tatebayashi

History[edit]

Morinjimae Station opened on 1 April 1927.[1]

From 17 March 2012, station numbering was introduced on all Tobu lines, with Morinjimae Station becoming "TI-09".[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Morinji Temple
  • Morinji Numa (swamp)
  • Yacho-no-mori flower garden

References[edit]

  1. ^ Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 222. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 
  2. ^ 「東武スカイツリーライン」誕生! あわせて駅ナンバリングを導入し、よりわかりやすくご案内します [Tobu Sky Tree Line created! Station numbering to be introduced at same time] (pdf). Tobu News (in Japanese). Tobu Railway. 9 February 2012. Retrieved 22 October 2013. 

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Coordinates: 36°13′36″N 139°31′38″E / 36.2266°N 139.5272°E / 36.2266; 139.5272