Urushiyama Station

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Urushiyama Station
漆山駅
Urushiyama Sta.jpg
Location Ōaza Urushiyama, Yamagata, Yamagata
(山形県山形市大字漆山)
Japan
Coordinates 38°18′52″N 140°20′51″E / 38.3144°N 140.347589°E / 38.3144; 140.347589Coordinates: 38°18′52″N 140°20′51″E / 38.3144°N 140.347589°E / 38.3144; 140.347589
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Ōu Main Line
Connections
History
Opened 1 November 1902

Urushiyama Station (漆山駅, Urushiyama-eki) is a railway station on the Ōu Main Line in the city of Yamagata, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Urushiyama Station is served by the Ōu Main Line, and is located 94.9 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Fukushima Station.

Station layout[edit]

Urushiyama Station has two opposed side platforms. Track one is adjacent to the station building; track 2 is on a passing loop. The station is unstaffed.

Platforms[edit]

1  Ōu Main Line for Yamagata, and Yonezawa
2  Ōu Main Line for Tendō and Shinjō

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōu Main Line (Yamagata Line)
Minami-Dewa - Takatama

History[edit]

Urushiyama Station opened on November 1, 1902. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987. A new station building was completed in March 2009.

Surrounding area[edit]

Since December 1946 the Topcon factory has been next to the station.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "History of Topcon". Archived from the original on 2008-03-11. Retrieved 2008-03-21. 

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