A Comparative Study of Rail Heritage Conservation System between Korea and Japan

한국 및 일본의 철도문화유산 보존제도 비교연구

  • 이용상 (우송대학교 철도경영학과) ;
  • 정병현 (우송대학교 운송물류학과)
  • Received : 2010.12.27
  • Accepted : 2011.03.15
  • Published : 2011.04.26


This study have been reviewed Korea's railway system and railway cultural heritage status and suggested several solutions as a recognition of the importance of cultural property and development of the railway train had developed. Through the analysis of Japan's excellent conditions of a conservation and management of cultural heritage railway system, we would like to offer a direction of Korea's future heritage railway system. There were many changes during the time of a government owned railroad and the time after privatization in Japan by starting from administrating a systematic cultural railway at an institution that directly operates and constructs the railway train, which would be the point Korea need to approach considerately. Therefore, in this study, we would like to compare and analyse cultural heritage railway system between Japan and Korea and propose advanced solution for Korea's preservation of the Railway Heritage in the future.


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