Yotsugoya Station

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Yotsugoya Station

四ツ小屋駅
Yotsugoya Sta 001.jpg
Yotsugoya Station, August 2012
LocationYotsugoya, Akita, Akita
(秋田県秋田市四ツ小屋)
Japan
Operated byJR East
Line(s)Ōu Main Line
History
Opened1917

Yotsugoya Station (四ツ小屋駅, Yotsugoya-eki) is a railway station on the Ōu Main Line in Akita, Akita, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Yotsugoya Station is served by trains on the Ōu Main Line, and is located 292.3 km from the starting point of the line at Fukushima Station.

Station layout[edit]

Yotsugoya Station has a single island platform, connected to the station building by an overpass. Akita Shinkansen trains run through this station, using the tracks adjacent to Platform 1. The station is unattended.

Platforms[edit]

1  Ōu Main Line for Akita
2  Ōu Main Line for Ōmagari and Yokote

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōu Main Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Wada   Local   Akita

History[edit]

Yotsugoya Station was opened on 16 August 1917 as a station on the Japanese Government Railways (JGR).[1] JGR became the Japanese National Railways (JNR) after World War II. 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 2004.[citation needed]

Surrounding area[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 127. ISBN 4-533-00503-9.

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 39°39′38.8″N 140°8′41.3″E / 39.660778°N 140.144806°E / 39.660778; 140.144806