Yushima Station (Iwate)

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Yushima Station
油島駅
Eki-Yushima.JPG
Yushima Station, November 2005
Location Hanaizumi-cho Yushima-aze, Ichinoseki, Iwate
(岩手県一関市花泉町油島字樺ノ沢119-1)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Tōhoku Main Line
History
Opened 1954

Yushima Station (油島駅 Yushima-eki?) is a railway station on the Tōhoku Main Line in Ichinoseki, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Yushima Station is served by the Tōhoku Main Line, and is located 427 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Tokyo Station.

Station layout[edit]

Yushima Station has two opposed side platforms connected to the station building by an overhead crossing. The platforms are not numbered. The station is unattended.

Platforms[edit]

station side  Tōhoku Main Line for Ichinoseki
opposite side  Tōhoku Main Line for Kogota and Sendai

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tōhoku Main Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Ishikoshi Local Hanaizumi

History[edit]

Yushima Station opened on 1 July 1954. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987. Much of the station platform collapsed during the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and was rebuilt by March 2012.

Surrounding area[edit]

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 38°47′49″N 141°10′32″E / 38.7969°N 141.1755°E / 38.7969; 141.1755