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Rikuzen-Takata Station in June 2002
|Location||Takata-cho Naruish 42-5, Rikuzentakata, Iwate
|Operated by||JR East|
|Passengers (FY2010)||220 daily|
Rikuzen-Takata Station (陸前高田駅 Rikuzen-Takata-eki?) was a JR East railway station located in Rikuzen-Takata, Iwate Prefecture, Japan. The station, as well as most of the structures in the surrounding area, was destroyed by the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami and has now been replaced by a provisional Bus Rapid Transit line.
|1||■ Ōfunato Line||for Sakari|
|2||■ Ōfunato Line||for Ichinoseki and Kesennuma|
Rikuzen-Takata Station opened on 15 December 1933. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japan National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987. The station was one of six stations on the Ōfunato Line destroyed by the 11 March 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami, which also killed the station staff.
- Rikuzen-Takata city hall
- Rikuzen-Takata bus terminal
- Rikuzen-Takata Post Office
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