Sinmak Station

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Korean name
Hangul 신막역
Revised Romanization Sinmak-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Sinmak-yŏk
General information
Location Sinmak-ri,
Sŏhŭng Country,
North Hwanghae Province
North Korea
Owned by Korean State Railway
Opened 3 April 1906
Electrified yes
Preceding station   Korean State Railway   Following station
toward P'yŏngyang
P'yŏngbu Line

Sinmak Station is a railway station located in Sinmak-ri, Sŏhŭng Country, North Hwanghae province, North Korea.[1] It is on located on the P'yŏngbu Line, which was formed from part of the Kyŏngŭi Line to accommodate the shift of the capital from Seoul to P'yŏngyang; though this line physically connects P'yŏngyang to Pusan via Dorasan, in operational reality it ends at Kaesŏng due to the Korean Demilitarized Zone.[1]


  1. ^ a b Kokubu, Hayato, 将軍様の鉄道 (Shōgun-sama no Tetsudō), ISBN 978-4-10-303731-6

Coordinates: 38°25′11″N 126°13′49″E / 38.4197°N 126.2302°E / 38.4197; 126.2302