Nishi-Ōhara Station in March 2013
|Location||3559 Nitta, Isumi-shi, Chiba-ken
|Operated by||Isumi Railway|
|Line(s)||■ Isumi Line|
|Distance||1.7 km from Ōhara|
|Platforms||1 side platform|
|Opened||20 June 1960|
|Passengers (FY2011)||20 daily|
Nishi-Ōhara Station (西大原駅 Nishi-Ōhara-eki?, lit. "West Ōhara Station") is a railway station on the Isumi Line in Isumi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan, operated by the third-sector railway operator Isumi Railway.
The station has a simple side platform serving a bidirectional single-track line, with a three-sided rain shelter built onto the platform. The station is unstaffed.
|1||■ Isumi Line||for Ōhara and Kazusa-Nakano|
Nishi-Ōhara Station opened on June 20, 1960, as a station on the Japanese National Railways (JNR) Kihara Line. With the division and privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under control of East Japan Railway Company (JR East). On March 24, 1988, operation of the Kihara Line was transferred to the third-sector railway operator Isumi Railway, with the line renamed the Isumi Line.
In fiscal 2011, the station was used by an average of 20 passengers daily.
- Isumi Municipal Tōkai Elementary School
- National Route 465
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- Official website (Japanese)