Rikuchū-Nakano Station

Rikuchū-Nakano Station (陸中中野駅, Rikuchū-Nakano-eki) is a railway station on the Hachinohe Line in the town of Hirono, Kunohe District, Iwate Prefecture, Japan. It is operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Rikuchū-Nakano Station

陸中中野駅
Rikuchū-Nakano Station in September 2009
General information
Location39-22, 3rd Jiwari, Nakano, Hirono-machi, Kunohe-gun, Iwate-ken 028-7906
Japan
Coordinates40°18′18″N 141°47′16″E / 40.3049°N 141.7877°E / 40.3049; 141.7877
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Hachinohe Line
Distance48.4 km from Hachinohe
Platforms1 side platform
Tracks1
Construction
Structure typeAt grade
Other information
StatusUnstaffed
WebsiteOfficial website
History
OpenedMarch 27, 1930
Services
Preceding station Logo of the East Japan Railway Company (JR East) JR East Following station
Uge
towards Hachinohe
Hachinohe Line Samuraihama
towards Kuji
Location
Rikuchū-Nakano Station is located in Japan
Rikuchū-Nakano Station
Rikuchū-Nakano Station
Location within Japan

Lines edit

Rikuchū-Nakano Station is served by the Hachinohe Line, and is 48.4 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Hachinohe Station.

Station layout edit

Rikuchū-Nakano Station has a single ground-level side platform serving one bi-directional track. There is a small rain shelter built on top of the platform, but there is no station building. The station is unattended.[citation needed]

History edit

Rikuchū-Nakano Station opened on March 27, 1930.[1] On the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987, the station came under the operational control of JR East.[1]

Surrounding area edit

See also edit

References edit

  1. ^ a b Ishino, Tetsu, ed. (1998). 停車場変遷大辞典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR] (in Japanese). Vol. II. Japan: JTB. p. 509. ISBN 4-533-02980-9.

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