Tamagawa Station (Iwate)

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Tamagawa Station
JR Tamagawa(Iwate) sta 001.jpg
Tamagawa Station in September 2009
Location 7-3, 13th Jiwari, Taneichi, Hirono-machi, Kunohe-gun, Iwate-ken 028-7900
Coordinates 40°22′50″N 141°44′06″E / 40.38056°N 141.73500°E / 40.38056; 141.73500
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Hachinohe Line
Distance 38.1 km from Hachinohe
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 1
Structure type At grade
Other information
Status Unstaffed
Website Official website
Opened August 5, 1954
Tamagawa Station is located in Japan
Tamagawa Station
Tamagawa Station
Location within Japan

Tamagawa Station (玉川駅 Tamagawa-eki?) is a railway station on the Hachinohe Line in the town of Hirono, Kunohe District, Iwate Prefecture, Japan. It is operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Tamagawa Station is served by the Hachinohe Line, and is 38.1 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Hachinohe Station.

Station layout[edit]

Tamagawa Station has a single ground-level side platform serving one bi-directional track. There is a small rain shelter built on top of the platform, but there is no station building. The station is unattended.[citation needed]

Adjacent stations[edit]

Hachinohe Line
Taneichi   Local   Shukunohe


Tamagawa Station opened on August 5, 1954.[1] Upon the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987, the station came under the operational control of JR East.[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b Ishino, Tetsu, ed. (1998). 停車場変遷大辞典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR] (in Japanese). II. Japan: JTB. p. 509. ISBN 4-533-02980-9. 

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