Shiliu Station

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Shiliu
石榴
Taiwan Railways Administration
TRA ShihLiu Station Back.jpg
Shiliu Station
Location Douliu, Yunlin
Taiwan
Operated by
Line(s)
Distance 255.8 km from Keelung
Other information
Classification 招呼站 (Taiwan Railways Administration level)
History
Opened October 15, 1905
Previous names 石榴班驛 (Japanese)

Shiliu Station (Chinese: 石榴車站; pinyin: Shíliú Chēzhàn) is a railway station on the Taiwan Railway Administration (TRA) Western Line located in Douliu City, Yunlin County, Taiwan. The station does not offer passenger service.

Overview[edit]

This wooden station has two side platforms. The station originally had an island platform, but it was demolished after the station was converted to a depot. The station currently only serves shuttle services and is considered a hikyō station.

History[edit]

  • October 15, 1905: Opened as Shiliuban-eki (石榴班驛).
  • September 19, 1908: Due to lack of business, service ceased.
  • 1941: Re-opened as Shiliuban Signal Field (石榴班信號場).
  • 1945: Name changed to Shiliuban Switching Station (石榴班號誌站).
  • June 6, 1950: Name changed to Shiliuban Station (石榴班車站). Upgraded to Class 3 station.
  • March 1, 1955: Name changed to Shiliu Station (石榴站).
  • August 15, 1990: Station is downgraded to a hikyō station. Management is now under Douliu Station.

Around the station[edit]

Nearby stations[edit]

Preceding station   Taiwan Railway Administration   Following station
toward Keelung
West Coast Line
toward Kaohsiung

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Coordinates: 23°43′54.3″N 120°34′48″E / 23.731750°N 120.58000°E / 23.731750; 120.58000