Uzui Station

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Uzui Station
宇都井駅
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Uzui Station viewed from ground level, July 2008
Location 1044 Uzui, Ōnan-chō, Ōchi-gun, Shimane-ken 696-0503
Japan
Coordinates 34°54′25″N 132°37′47″E / 34.906806°N 132.629722°E / 34.906806; 132.629722Coordinates: 34°54′25″N 132°37′47″E / 34.906806°N 132.629722°E / 34.906806; 132.629722
Operated by JR West
Line(s) Sankō Line
Distance 74.8 km from Gōtsu
Platforms 1
Tracks 1
Other information
Status Unstaffed
History
Opened 31 August 1975 (1975-08-31)
Traffic
Passengers 0 per day (FY2008)

Uzui Station (宇都井駅, Uzui-eki) is an unstaffed railway station on the Sankō Line in Ōnan, Shimane, Japan, operated by West Japan Railway Company (JR West).

Lines[edit]

Uzui Station is located on the Sankō Line between Gōtsu and Miyoshi. As of June 2009, the station is served by four trains in each direct daily.[1]

Layout[edit]

The view from the platform, July 2008

The station consists of a single side platform serving a single track elevated approximately 30 m above ground level. Sole access to the platform is by a concrete staircase, with no lift or escalator.

History[edit]

The station opened on 31 August 1975.[2] With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR West.[2]

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Sankō Line
Iwami Tsuga Local Ikawashi

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ JR Timetable, June 2009 issue
  2. ^ a b Ishino, Tetsu, ed. (1998). 停車場変遷大辞典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR]. II. Japan: JTB. p. 333. ISBN 4-533-02980-9. 

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