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Sunpu-jo Castle trace castle tower excavation excavation information building kyasshiru [annex]

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The latest information

2020.02.05
Sunpu-jo Castle castle tower trace excavation digging work is the final stage!
2020.02.04
We know investigation result for 4 years! We hold visit to castle tower excavation spot party!
2020.01.10
"Result of 2019 Sunpu-jo Castle trace castle tower excavation" announcement! 2
2020.01.08
"Result of 2019 Sunpu-jo Castle trace castle tower excavation" announcement! 1
2020.01.07
 We take taking a ceremonial photograph here!

Easy-to-understand guide Sunpu-jo Castle

Easy-to-understand guide Sunpu-jo Castle

Why did castle tower disappear at the beginning of the Edo era?

In castle tower and other buildings, castle tower might not be rebuilt after 1635 (Kanei 12) until it became abandoned castle in the Meiji era whenever we suffered from fire and earthquake whereas we were rebuilt. It is thought that this shows that it was in the life of All the world is at peace that the system of the Edo Shogunate by the Tokugawas becomes stable, and castle tower which was symbol of war and authority is not necessary.

Current Sunpu-jo Castle

There was triple kutsu in Sunpu-jo Castle, but we were filled up by becoming, and city area became narrow. The inside becomes Sunpu Castle Park from two no-maru moat (medium moat) and Tomi gate or tatsumiro restore and are released based on restoration record of the age of an emperor year (1751-1763) now.

Sunpu-jo Castle Sunpu Castle Park

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