Shirakiyama Station

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Shirakiyama Station
白木山駅
Shirakiyama Station Hiroshima.jpg
Shirakiyama Station
Location Asakita, Hiroshima, Hiroshima
Japan
Operated by JR West
Line(s) Geibi Line
History
Opened January 1, 1930
Previous names Shirakiyamaguchi (until 1937)

Shirakiyama Station (白木山駅 Shirakiyama-eki?) is a JR West Geibi Line station located in Mita, Shiraki-chō, Asakita-ku, Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan.

History[edit]

  • 1930-01-01: Shirakiyamaguchi Station opens
  • 1937-07-01: The station is renamed Shirakiyama Station
  • 1987-04-01: Japan National Railways is privatized, and Shirakiyama Station becomes a JR West station

Station building and platforms[edit]

Shirakiyama Station features one station-side platform capable of handling one line. The station is unmanned, and is used as a convenient meeting place for the surrounding area.

Environs[edit]

  • Junkaku-ji (Buddhist temple)
  • Saifuki-ji (Buddhist temple)
  • Bettōyama
  • Shirakiyama trailhead
  • Misasa River

Highway access[edit]

  • Hiroshima Prefectural Route 37 (Hiroshima-Miyoshi Route)

Connecting lines[edit]

All lines are JR West lines.

Geibi Line
Commuter Liner/Local
Nakamita StationShirakiyama StationKaruga Station

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 34°30′2.5″N 132°35′16.0″E / 34.500694°N 132.587778°E / 34.500694; 132.587778