The nine Series 500 sets was originally built in 1997-98 with a design speed of 320km/h, and first used on the premium Nozomi limited-stop services between Tokyo and western Japan over the Tokaido
and Sanyo Shinkansen.
OSAKA (CyHAN)- Bullet train operations were suspended for about three hours early Thursday morning on the Japanese Tokaido
Shinkansen Line between Tokyo and Osaka due to a warehouse fire in Kyoto prefecture, local media reported.
More than 100 bullet train runs on the Tokaido
Shinkansen Line were also suspended, leaving some 135,000 people stranded.
The Central Japan Railway Company (JRC) operates the Tokaido
Shinkansen bullet train system that links Japan's principal metropolitan areas of Tokyo, Nagoya, and Osaka.
Almost all reserved seats on shinkansen bullet trains from Tokyo were booked for the morning on the Tohoku, Yamagata, Jouetsu, Nagano and Tokaido
In the process, she and the artist became friends - and she and her husband, Robert McClain, began collecting prints from what would become the masterwork of Sekino's career, "Fifty-Three Stations of the Tokaido
," a series of 55 prints the artist had just begun in a project that would stretch over 15 years.
He plans to make paintings depicting places on the famous old Tokaido
Road, connecting Tokyo and Kyoto.
A total of 85 trains on the Sanyo Shinkansen Line, as well as six trains on the connecting Tokaido
Shinkansen Line, were canceled as of noon, according to the officials.
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Train services on the Tokaido
Shinkansen Line were suspended between Shin-Yokohama Station in Kanagawa Prefecture and Shin-Fuji Station in Shizuoka Prefecture for about half an hour after the quake.
Bullet trains on the Tokaido
Shinkansen Line linking Tokyo and Osaka were suspended due to heavy rain.
The suspenseful adventures of Seikei, 14-year-old samurai apprentice to Judge Ooka in early 18th-century Japan, continue in this sequel to The Ghost in the Tokaido
Inn and The Demon in the Teahouse, though this volume can stand alone.