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These pictures are from an old article I posted on the original sotobori.com website. These homes are sandwiched between the Keikyu and JR tracks in Koyasu.
Interesting, and good pictures telling your story. That’s a lot of confidence to allow this, says a lot about good monitoring for derailment prevention.
I never thought about the derailment angle. That’s an excellent point. These trains are speeding through at about 80 kmh.
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