Shimobe-onsen Station

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Shimobe-onsen Station
下部温泉駅
ShimobeSt.jpg
JR Shimobe-onsen Station, January 2006
Location 608 Hadakajima, Minobu, Minamikoma, Yamanashi
(山梨県南巨摩郡身延町常葉7045)
Japan
Coordinates 35°25′34″N 138°28′20″E / 35.4260°N 138.4722°E / 35.4260; 138.4722
Operated by JR Central
Line(s) Minobu Line
History
Opened 1927
Previous names Shimobe (until 1991)
Traffic
Passengers (2008) 170 daily

Shimobe-onsen Station (下部温泉駅 Shimobe-onsen-eki?) is a railway station on the Minobu Line of Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central) located in the town of Minobu, Minamikoma District, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. The station is located 51.7 rail kilometers from the southern terminus of the Minobu Line at Fuji Station.

History[edit]

Shimobe-onsen Station was opened on December 17, 1927 as a Shimobe Station (下部駅 Shimobe-eki?) on the original Fuji-Minobu Line. The line came under control of the Japanese Government Railways on May 1, 1941. The JGR became the JNR (Japan National Railway) after World War II. Freight operations were discontinued from September 20 1972. Along with the division and privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the control and operation of the Central Japan Railway Company. The station was renamed to its present name on December 14, 1991.

Lines[edit]

Layout[edit]

Shimobe-onsen Station has a single island platform serving 2 tracks.

Platform[edit]

1  Minobu Line For Fuji, Minobu
2  Minobu Line For Kōfu

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Central Japan Railway Company
Minobu Line
Hadakajima - Kai-Tokiwa

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