Tongrim station

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Tongrim

동림
Korean name
Hangul
동림역
Hanja
Revised Romanization Dongnim-yeok
McCune–Reischauer Tongrim-yŏk
General information
LocationTongrim-ŭp,
Tongrim County,
North P'yŏngan Province
North Korea
Owned by Korean State Railway
History
Opened5 November 1905
Electrifiedyes
Services
Preceding station  Korean State Railway  Following station
toward  Dandong (China)
P'yŏngŭi Line
toward  P'yŏngyang
Terminus Ch'ŏlsan Line
toward  Tongch'angri

Tongrim station is a railway station in Tongrim-ŭp, Tongrim County, North P'yŏngan Province, North Korea. It is on located on the P'yŏngŭi Line of the Korean State Railway. [1] It is also the starting point of the Ch'ŏlsan Line.

History

The station was opened, along with the rest of this section of the Kyŏngŭi Line, on 5 November 1905; it was originally called Ch'aryŏn'gwan station, receiving its current name in July 1945.

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References

  1. Kokubu, Hayato, 将軍様の鉄道 (Shōgun-sama no Tetsudō), ISBN   978-4-10-303731-6

Coordinates: 39°50′3″N124°49′13″E / 39.83417°N 124.82028°E / 39.83417; 124.82028