Rikuzen-Hamada Station

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Rikuzen-Hamada Station, August 2014
Location Akanuma Idojiri, Rifu, Miyagi, Miyagi
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Senseki Line
Opened 1927
Previous names Hamada (until 1944)

Rikuzen-Hamada Station (陸前浜田駅 Rikuzen-Hamada-eki?) is a railway station in Rifu, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Rikuzen-Hamada Station is served by the Senseki Line. It is located 20.3 rail kilometers from the terminus of the Senseki Line at Aoba-dōri Station.

Station layout[edit]

Rikuzen-Hamada Station has one side platform serving traffic in both directions. The station is unattended.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Senseki Line
Higashi-Shiogama   Local   Matsushima-Kaigan


Rikuzen-Hamada Station opened on April 18, 1927 as a Hamada Station (浜田駅 Hamada-eki?) on the Miyagi Electric Railway. The line was nationalized on May 1, 1944 and was renamed to its present name on that date. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987. The station was closed from March 11 to May 28, 2011 due to damage caused by the tsunami associated with the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake.

Surrounding area[edit]

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Coordinates: 38°21′02″N 141°02′30″E / 38.3506°N 141.0417°E / 38.3506; 141.0417