Zōda Station

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Zōda Station
造田駅
JRS zoda sta.jpg
Zōda Station in December 2007
Location 698 Zōtanomada, Sanuki-shi, Kagawa-ken 769-2313
Japan
Operated by JR logo (shikoku).svg JR Shikoku
Line(s) Kōtoku Line
Distance 21.3 km from Takamatsu
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Other information
Status Unstaffed (since 2010)
Station code T17
History
Opened 21 March 1926 (1926-03-21)
Rebuilt 2017
Location
Zōda Station is located in Japan
Zōda Station
Zōda Station
Location within Japan

Zōda Station (造田駅 Zōda-eki?) is a railway station on the Kōtoku Line in Sanuki, Kagawa Prefecture, Japan, operated by Shikoku Railway Company (JR Shikoku). It is numbered "T17".

Lines[edit]

Zōda Station is served by the Kōtoku Line, and lies 21.3 km from the starting point of the line at Takamatsu Station.[1]

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of two side platforms serving two tracks. The platforms are linked by a footbridge.

Platforms[edit]

1  Kōtoku Line for Shido and Takamatsu
2  Kōtoku Line for Sambommatsu, Hiketa, and Tokushima

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Kōtoku Line
Kanzaki - Orange Town

History[edit]

Zōda Station opened on 21 March 1926.[1] With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR Shikoku.[1]

The station became unstaffed from 1 September 2010.[2]

A new station building was built adjoining the original structure, opening for use on 10 February 2017.[3]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Zōda Elementary School

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Ishino, Tetsu, ed. (1998). 停車場変遷大辞典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR] (in Japanese). II. Japan: JTB. p. 648-649. ISBN 4-533-02980-9. 
  2. ^ 駅業務体制の見直しについて [Review of station staffing]. News release (in Japanese). Japan: Shikoku Railway Company. 21 June 2010. Archived from the original on 25 June 2010. Retrieved 10 February 2017. 
  3. ^ 大正生まれの駅舎 改築へ [Taisho-era station building to be rebuilt]. News release (in Japanese). Japan: Neko Publishing Co., Ltd. 10 February 2017. Archived from the original on 10 February 2017. Retrieved 10 February 2017. 

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Coordinates: 34°16′58.1″N 134°11′9.4″E / 34.282806°N 134.185944°E / 34.282806; 134.185944