Sambang station

Sambang station is a railway station in Sambang-ri, Sep'o county, Kangwŏn province, North Korea, on the Kangwŏn Line of the Korean State Railway.[1]

Sambang

삼방
Korean name
Hangul
삼방역
Hanja
Revised RomanizationSambang-yeok
McCune–ReischauerSambang-yŏk
General information
LocationSambang-ri,
Sep'o,
Kangwŏn
North Korea
Coordinates38°42′28″N 127°21′52″E / 38.7079°N 127.3644°E / 38.7079; 127.3644Coordinates: 38°42′28″N 127°21′52″E / 38.7079°N 127.3644°E / 38.7079; 127.3644
Owned byKorean State Railway
History
Opened16 August 1914
Electrifiedyes
Services
Preceding station   Korean State Railway   Following station
toward Kowŏn
Kangwŏn Line
toward P'yŏnggang

Originally called Sambanghyŏp station (Chosŏn'gŭl: 삼방협역; Hanja: 三防峡駅), the station, along with the rest of the former Kyŏngwŏn Line, was opened by the Japanese on 16 August 1914.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kokubu, Hayato, 将軍様の鉄道 (Shōgun-sama no Tetsudō), ISBN 978-4-10-303731-6
  2. ^ "경영원칙 > 경영공시 > 영업현황 > 영업거리현황". Korail. Retrieved 2015-09-17.