Tōna Station

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Tōna Station
東名駅
JR Senseki-Line (New)Tona-station.jpg
Tōna Station in June 2015
Location Ōtsuka Kitabayashi-shita, Higashimatsushima, Miyagi Prefecture
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Senseki Line
Distance 32.2 km from Aoba-dōri
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 1
History
Opened 1 December 1931
Rebuilt 2015
Location
Tōna Station is located in Japan
Tōna Station
Tōna Station
Location within Japan

Tōna Station (東名駅 Tōna-eki?) is a railway station in Higashimatsushima, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Tōna Station is served by the Senseki Line. It is located 32.2 kilometers from the terminus of the Senseki Line at Aoba-dōri Station.

Station layout[edit]

Tōna Station has one side platform serving traffic in both directions.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Senseki Line
Rikuzen-Ōtsuka   Local   Nobiru

History[edit]

Tōna Station in May 2011 after tsunami damage
Abandoned platform in May 2013

Tōna Station opened on December 1, 1931 as a station on the Miyagi Electric Railway. The line was nationalized on May 1, 1944. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987.

The station was closed from March 11, 2011 due to damage to the line associated with the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami, and services were replaced by provisional bus services. The station reopened on May 30, 2015 on a higher ground where the former community around the station would be reconstructed.[1][2] Due to the relocation, the distance from Aoba-Dōri was changed from 32.4 kilometers to 32.2 kilometers.[3]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Tōna Post Office
  • Tōna beach

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sendai Branch, East Japan Railway Company (September 1, 2011). 地震等による列車影響と運転見込みについて (in Japanese). Retrieved September 10, 2011. 
  2. ^ <仙石線全線再開>新たな門出を祝福 野蒜駅. Kahoku Shimpo (in Japanese). May 30, 2015. Retrieved June 29, 2015. 
  3. ^ Sendai Branch, East Japan Railway Company (January 29, 2015). 石巻線および仙石線の全線運転再開と仙石東北ライン開業に伴う営業キロの変更及び運賃の適用等について (PDF) (in Japanese). Retrieved July 4, 2015. 

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Coordinates: 38°22′13″N 141°08′32″E / 38.3704°N 141.1423°E / 38.3704; 141.1423