Tsutsujigaoka Station (Miyagi)

Tsutsujigaoka Station (榴ヶ岡駅, Tsutsujigaoka-eki) is an underground railway station in Miyagino-ku in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Tsutsujigaoka Station

榴ヶ岡駅
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The station entrance in March 2008
Location5-11-1 Tsutsujigaoka, Miyagino-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi-ken 83-0852
Japan
Coordinates38°15′31″N 140°53′38″E / 38.2587°N 140.8940°E / 38.2587; 140.8940Coordinates: 38°15′31″N 140°53′38″E / 38.2587°N 140.8940°E / 38.2587; 140.8940
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Senseki Line
Distance1.3 km from Aoba-dōri
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks2
Other information
StatusStaffed
WebsiteOfficial website
History
Opened5 June 1925
Rebuilt1991
Traffic
Passengers (FY2016)3,258 daily
Services
Preceding station JR East Following station
Sendai
toward Aoba-dori
Senseki Line Miyaginohara
toward Ishinomaki
Location
Tsutsujigaoka Station is located in Japan
Tsutsujigaoka Station
Tsutsujigaoka Station
Location within Japan

LinesEdit

Tsutsujigaoka Station is served by the Senseki Line, and is located 1.3 kilometers from the terminus of the Senseki Line at Aoba-dōri.

Station layoutEdit

Tsutsujigaoka Station is an underground station with one island platform serving two tracks.

PlatformsEdit

1  Senseki Line for Tagajō, Matsushima-Kaigan, and Takagimachi
2  Senseki Line for Sendai and Aoba-dōri

HistoryEdit

Tsutsujigaoka Station opened on June 5, 1925, as a station on the Miyagi Electric Railway. The line was nationalized on May 1, 1944. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987. The station was relocated underground in 1991.[citation needed]

Passenger statisticsEdit

In fiscal 2016, the station was used by an average of 3,258 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding areaEdit

  • Tsutsujigaoka Park
  • Tsutsujigaoka Post Office

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2016年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2016)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2017. Retrieved 11 December 2016.

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