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Shishiori-Karakuwa Station in July 2009
|Location||Kamihigashigawa 2, Kesennuma, Miyagi
|Operated by||JR East|
|Previous names||Shishiori (until 1985)|
Shishiori-Karakuwa Station (鹿折唐桑駅 Shishiori-Karakuwa-eki?) was a JR East railway station located in Kesennuma, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. The station was destroyed by the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami and has now been replaced by a provisional Bus Rapid Transit line.
Shishiori-Karakuwa Station had a single side platform serving traffic in both directions. The station was unattended.
Shishiori-Karakuwa Station opened on 19 March 1932 as Shishiori Station (鹿折駅?, Shishiori eki). It was renamed to its present name on 1 November 1986. 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 completely destroyed by the 11 March 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami.
- Kesennuma Shishiori Elementary School
- Kesennuma Shishiori Middle School
- Kesennuma Shishiori Post Office
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- JR East Station information (Japanese)