Shukunohe Station

Shukunohe Station (宿戸駅, Shukunohe-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).

Shukunohe Station

宿戸駅
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Shukunohe Station in September 2009
General information
Location117-17, 7th Jiwari, Taneichi, Hirono-machi, Kunohe-gun, Iwate-ken 028-7900
Japan
Coordinates40°21′58″N 141°44′48″E / 40.3661°N 141.7468°E / 40.3661; 141.7468
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Hachinohe Line
Distance40.0 km from Hachinohe
Platforms1 side platform
Tracks1
Construction
Structure typeAt grade
Other information
StatusUnstaffed
WebsiteOfficial website
History
OpenedAugust 5, 1954
Services
Preceding station JR logo (east).svg JR East Following station
Tamagawa
towards Hachinohe
Hachinohe Line Rikuchū-Yagi
towards Kuji
Location
Shukunohe Station is located in Japan
Shukunohe Station
Shukunohe Station
Location within Japan

LinesEdit

Shukunohe Station is served by the Hachinohe Line, and is 40.1 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Hachinohe Station.

Station layoutEdit

Shukunohe 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]

HistoryEdit

Shukunohe Station opened on August 5, 1954.[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 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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