Pongsan Station

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Pongsan
봉산
Korean name
Hangul 봉산역
Hanja
Revised Romanization Bongsan-nyeok
McCune–Reischauer Pongsan-nyŏk
General information
Location Pongsan-ŭp,
Pongsan County
North Hwanghae Province
North Korea
Coordinates 38°28′04″N 125°51′42″E / 38.46778°N 125.86167°E / 38.46778; 125.86167Coordinates: 38°28′04″N 125°51′42″E / 38.46778°N 125.86167°E / 38.46778; 125.86167
Owned by Korean State Railway
Platforms 1
Tracks 1
Connections None
History
Opened 1906
Electrified Yes
Previous names Madong
Original company Chosen Government Railway
Services
Preceding station   Korean State Railway   Following station
toward P'yŏngyang
P'yŏngbu Line
Terminus
Pongsan Branch Terminus

Pongsan Station is a railway station located in Pongsan-ŭp, Pongsan County, North Hwanghae Province, North Korea.[1] It is on located on the P'yŏngbu Line; a branch to Sŏpongsan leaves the mainline here.

It was originally opened by the Chosen Government Railway, and until July 1945 the station was called Madong Station.

References[edit]

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