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Rikuzen-Yamashita Station

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Rikuzen-Yamashita Station

Rikuzen-Yamashita Station in April 2012
General information
Location6-42 Kichō, Ishinomaki-shi, Miyagi-ken 986-0877
Coordinates38°26′16″N 141°17′19″E / 38.4377°N 141.2887°E / 38.4377; 141.2887Coordinates: 38°26′16″N 141°17′19″E / 38.4377°N 141.2887°E / 38.4377; 141.2887
Operated by
JR logo (east).svg
JR East
Line(s) Senseki Line
Distance47.6 km from Aoba-dōri
Platforms1 island platform
Other information
WebsiteOfficial website
OpenedFebruary 1, 1939
Previous namesMiyaden-Yamashita Station (until 1944)
FY2018944 daily
Preceding station
JR logo (east).svg
JR East
Following station
towards Sendai
Senseki-Tōhoku Line
towards Onagawa
Senseki-Tōhoku Line
towards Aoba-dori
Senseki Line
Rikuzen-Yamashita Station is located in Miyagi Prefecture
Rikuzen-Yamashita Station
Rikuzen-Yamashita Station
Location within Miyagi Prefecture
Rikuzen-Yamashita Station is located in Japan
Rikuzen-Yamashita Station
Rikuzen-Yamashita Station
Rikuzen-Yamashita Station (Japan)

Rikuzen-Yamashita Station (陸前山下駅, Rikuzen-Yamashita-eki) is a railway station in the city of Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).[1]


Rikuzen-Yamashita Station is served by the Senseki Line (including the Senseki-Tōhoku Line). It is 47.6 km from the terminus of the line at Aoba-dōri.

Station layout

The station has one island platform connected to the station building by a level crossing. The station is staffed.


1  Senseki Line for Matsushima-Kaigan and Sendai
   Senseki-Tōhoku Line for Sendai
2  Senseki Line for Ishinomaki
   Senseki-Tōhoku Line for Sendai


The old station building in September 2007
The old station building in September 2007

The station opened on February 1, 1939 as Miyaden-Yamashita Station (宮電山下駅).[1] It was renamed Rikuzen-Yamashita Station on May 1, 1944.

The station building was destroyed in the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami on 11 March 2011. A new station building was opened on 3 March 2012.[2]

Passenger statistics

In fiscal 2018, the station was used by an average of 944 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[3]

Surrounding area

See also


  1. ^ a b 各駅情報(陸前山下駅) [Station Information (Rikuzen-Yamashita Station)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 10 March 2012.
  2. ^ 仙石線「陸前山下駅」新駅舎使用開始について [Opening of new station building at Rikuzen-Yamashita Station] (PDF) (in Japanese). Sendai, Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 28 February 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-06-20. Retrieved 10 March 2012.
  3. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2018年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2018)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2019. Retrieved 11 May 2020.
  4. ^ Ishinomaki Technical High School (in Japanese)

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