Samuraihama Station

Samuraihama Station (侍浜駅, Samuraihama-eki) is a railway station on the Hachinohe Line in the city of Kuji, Iwate Prefecture, Japan. It is operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Samuraihama Station

侍浜駅
JR Samuraihama sta 001.jpg
Samuraihama Station in September 2009
General information
Location1-Horikiri, Samuraihama-chō, Kuji-shi, Iwate-ken 028-7801
Japan
Coordinates40°15′40″N 141°45′39″E / 40.2612°N 141.7608°E / 40.2612; 141.7608
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Hachinohe Line
Distance54.4 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
Rikuchū-Nakano
towards Hachinohe
Hachinohe Line Rikuchū-Natsui
towards Kuji
Location
Samuraihama Station is located in Japan
Samuraihama Station
Samuraihama Station
Location within Japan

LinesEdit

Samuraihama Station is served by the Hachinohe Line, and is 38.1 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Hachinohe Station.

Station layoutEdit

Samuraihama Station has a single ground-level side platform serving one bi-directional track. The station is unattended.[citation needed]

HistoryEdit

Samuraihama Station opened on March 27, 1930.[1] On April 1, 1987, upon the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR), the station came under the operational control of JR East.[1] The station has been unattended since October 16, 2004.[citation needed]

Surrounding areaEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  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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