Jangseungbaegi station

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Jangseungbaegi Station
Seoul subway 740 Jangseungbaegi station platform.jpg
Jangseungbaegi Station (Before platform screen doors installed)
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
장승배기
Revised RomanizationJangseungbaegi-yeok
McCune–ReischauerChangsǔngpaegi-yǒk
General information
Location26-20 Sangdo-dong,
188 Sangdoro Jiha,
Dongjak-gu, Seoul
Operated bySMRT
Line(s)     Line 7
Platforms2
Tracks2
Construction
Structure typeUnderground
Key dates
August 1, 2000     Line 7 opened

Jangseungbaegi Station is a station on the Seoul Subway Line 7.

The station's relatively long name is taken from that of the neighborhood of the same name; the neighborhood's name, in turn, is derived from an abundance of Korean village guardians (jangseung), erected in the 18th century by King Jeongjo of the Joseon Dynasty.

Station layout[edit]

Sangdo
S/B | | N/B
Sindaebangsamgeori
Southbound Line 7 toward Bupyeong-gu Office
Northbound Line 7 toward Jangam
Preceding station   Seoul Metropolitan Subway   Following station
toward Jangam
Line 7

Coordinates: 37°30′17″N 126°56′21″E / 37.50472°N 126.93917°E / 37.50472; 126.93917