Usuki Station (Ōita)

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Usuki Station (臼杵駅?, Usuki-eki) is a railway station in the city of Usuki, Ōita Prefecture, Japan. The station is on the Nippō Main Line of the Kyushu Railway Company (JR Kyushu).

Layout[edit]

The station has a side platform and an island platform. Together, they serve three tracks. There is a "Midori no Madoguchi", a ticket window offering enhanced services. The station is staffed by employees of the railroad.

Environs[edit]

The station is near the center of the city, convenient to several sites. Among these are

  • Usuki Ferry Terminal
  • Administrative offices including the Usuki City Hall, police and fire stations, court, tax office
  • Usuki Park, location of the former Usuki Castle
  • Ōita Prefectural Usuki High School
  • Usuki Shipyard
  • The Nogami Yaeko Memorial Museum

Neighboring stations[edit]

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Sources[edit]

This article incorporates information translated from the article 臼杵駅 (Usuki-eki) in the Japanese Wikipedia, retrieved on October 25, 2008.

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Coordinates: 33°07′07″N 131°48′28″E / 33.118587°N 131.807722°E / 33.118587; 131.807722