Nakata Station

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Nakata Station
中田駅
Nakata Station Platform.jpg
Location 13 Nakata-Yonemoto, Morita-chō, Tsugaru, Aomori
(青森県つがる市森田町中田米本13)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Gonō Line
History
Opened 1956

Nakata Station (中田駅 Nakata-eki?) is a railway station on the JR East Gonō Line located in the city of Tsugaru, Aomori Prefecture, Japan. It is 116.9 rail kilometers from the southern terminus of the Gonō Line at Higashi-Noshiro Station.

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Station layout[edit]

Nakata Station has a single side platform serving a single track. There is no station building, only a small weather shelter on the platform. The station is unattended.

History[edit]

Nakata Station was opened on November 11, 1956 as a Japanese National Railways station in the former village of Morita, Nishitsugaru District. With the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the operational control of JR East.

Surrounding area[edit]

The station is surrounded by rice fields, and Mount Iwaki is clearly visible from the platform.

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Gonō Line
Mutsu-Morita   Local   Kizukuri

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Coordinates: 40°47′14.53″N 140°21′51.86″E / 40.7873694°N 140.3644056°E / 40.7873694; 140.3644056