Hirosaki-Higashikōmae Station

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Hirosaki-Higashikōmae Station

弘前東高前駅
Hirosakihigasikōmae station01.JPG
Hirosaki-Higashikōmae Station, September 2010
Location4-11-1 Kawasaki, Hirosaki-shi, Aomori-len 036-8103
Japan
Coordinates40°35′32.39″N 140°29′17.78″E / 40.5923306°N 140.4882722°E / 40.5923306; 140.4882722Coordinates: 40°35′32.39″N 140°29′17.78″E / 40.5923306°N 140.4882722°E / 40.5923306; 140.4882722
Operated byKonan Testudo logo.jpg Kōnan Railway
Line(s) Kōnan Line
Distance0.9 km from Hirosaki
Platforms1 side platform
Other information
StatusStaffed
WebsiteOfficial website ‹See Tfd›(in Japanese)
History
OpenedMarch 18, 1929
Previous namesHigashi-Kōgyōkōmae (until 2005)
Location
Hirosaki-Higashikōmae Station is located in Japan
Hirosaki-Higashikōmae Station
Hirosaki-Higashikōmae Station
Location within Japan

Hirosaki-Higashikōmae Station (弘前東高前駅, Hirosakihigashikōmae-eki) is a railway station in Hirosaki, Aomori, Japan, operated by the private railway operator Kōnan Railway Company.

Lines[edit]

Hirosaki-Higashikōmae Station is served by the Kōnan Railway Kōnan Line, and lies 0.9 kilometers from the northern terminus of the line at Hirosaki,

Station layout[edit]

Hirosaki-Higashikōmae Station has a one side platform serving a single bi-directional track; the station building is attended during normal working hours.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Kōnan Railway Kōnan Line
Hirosaki - Undōkōenmae

History[edit]

The station as named Higashi-Kōgyōkōmae, March 2003

The station opened on September 7, 1927, initially as a simple stop named Matsumori-chō Stop (松森町停留所).[1] It became a full station from March 18, 1929, and renamed Minami-Hirosaki Station (南弘前駅) on June 17 of the same year.[1] On April 1, 1988, the station was renamed Higashi-Kōgyōkōmae Station (東工業高前駅), and it was renamed Hirosaki-Higashikōmae Station on April 1, 2005.[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Hirosaki-Higashi High School
  • Hirosaki Athletic Park and Sports Recreation Centre

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 196. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4.

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