Nishinari

Some articles on nishinari:

Osaka Loop Line - History - Nishinari Line
... the northwestern quarter of the line was built by Nishinari Railway (西成鉄道, Nishinari Tetsudō?) for a rail access to the Osaka Port ... In 1909, the line was named the "Nishinari Line" (西成線, Nishinari sen?) which included the present-day Sakurajima Line ... Electrification of the Nishinari Line was done in 1941 ...
Sakurajima Line - History
... section was not an independent line, but part of the Nishinari Line, which was originally the private Nishinari Railway ... A portion of the Nishinari Line became a part of the Osaka Loop Line when it was completed in 1961, with the rest becoming the Sakurajima Line ...
Nishinari-ku, Osaka
... Nishinari-ku (西成区?) is one of the 24 wards of Osaka, Japan ... Nishinari-ku is also home to a number of 'shitamachi' ("lower-town") shopping streets, increasingly a rarity in fast-developing urban Japan ... Kamagasaki in Nishinari-ku is home to a large number of day-laborers and most of the homeless people in Osaka ...