Alishan railway station

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Coordinates: 23°30′36.7″N 120°48′16.3″E / 23.510194°N 120.804528°E / 23.510194; 120.804528

Alishan Railway Station
阿里山車站
Alishan station 01.jpg
Location Alishan, Chiayi County, Taiwan
Owned by Alishan Forest Railway
Operated by Forestry Bureau
Line(s) Alishan, Mianyue, Zhushan
Train operators Alishan Forest Railway
History
Opened 11 January 1981
Services
Preceding station   Alishan Forest Railway   Following station
Shenmu   Alishan   Zhaoping
Alishan station platform

Alishan (Chinese: 阿里山車站; pinyin: Ālǐshān Chēzhàn) is a railway station on the Forestry Bureau Alishan Forest Railway line located in Alishan township, Chiayi County, Taiwan.[1]

History[edit]

The station was opened on 11 January 1981. The station was badly damaged due to the 921 earthquake on 21 September 1999. It was then rebuilt on the same spot and reopened in 2007.[2]

Architecture[edit]

The station building is made by wood with the line of arched wooden pillars. The station has also spacious viewing platform outside the building.

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References[edit]

Preceding station   Alishan Forest Railway   Following station
Terminus
Shenmu lineTerminus
TerminusZhaoping line
Terminus
TerminusChushan line
Terminus