Shimōsa-Manzaki Station

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Shimōsa-Manzaki Station
下総松崎駅
JREast-Shimousa-manzaki-station-building.jpg
Shimōsa-Manzaki Station
Location Otake, Narita, Chiba
(大竹)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Narita Line
History
Opened 1901
Traffic
Passengers (FY2009) 802 daily

Shimōsa-Manzaki Station (下総松崎駅, Shimōsa Manzaki-eki) is a railway station in Narita, Chiba, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Shimōsa-Manzaki Station is served by the Abiko Branch Line of the Narita Line, and is located 27.3 km from the starting point of the Abiko Branch line at Abiko.

Station layout[edit]

View of Shimōsa-Manzaki Station side platforms from the footbridge

Shimōsa-Manzaki Station has two opposed side platforms connected by a footbridge, the station building is a wooden, single-story structure.

Platforms[edit]

1  Narita Line for Narita
2  Narita Line for Abiko and Ueno

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Narita Line
Ajiki Local Narita

History[edit]

Shimōsa-Manzaki Station opened on August 10, 1901 as a station of the Narita Railway Company for both freight and passenger operations, on September 1, 1920, the Narita Railway was nationalised, becoming part of the Japanese Government Railway (JGR). After World War II, the JGR became the Japanese National Railways (JNR). Scheduled freight operations were suspended from October 1, 1961.[citation needed] The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987, the station building was repaired and modernized from 2006-2007.[citation needed]

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Coordinates: 35°48′29″N 140°16′39″E / 35.8080°N 140.2776°E / 35.8080; 140.2776