No. 260: Wakayama Castle (the castle of the Kii Tokugawa family)
Wakayama CastleIs a castle in Wakayama city, Wakayama Prefecture.
You know, General mob.Tokugawa YoshisectWas producedTokugawa MimihouseOne of the kill Tokugawa house 55 million stone castle.
Country Historic SitesIs specified inJapan 100 CastleIt has also been selected.
Originally, he flatfied Kishu in 1582.Hideyoshi ToyotomiThe real brother’sHideaga ToyotomiIt is a castle that I ordered and built. It is known as the master of the castle who was the retainer of the chief in those daysTodo TakoraWas involved in the castle as a magistrate.
The head of the strongholdYamato Koriyama CastleStables on, the retainer’sShigeharu KuwayamaWas entered as a Shiroshiro.
After the Battle of Sekigahara in 1600,Yukio Asano(Asano Fumi Yoshinaga) entered in 1619 with 37 million stonesTokugawa IeyasuIs a ten manTokugawa Yoriyoshi(From the Ogawa) was entered in 550,005 Sengoku, and it continued to the Meiji Restoration as the castle of the Tokugawa Mitsanoya which lined with Owari and mito thereafter. Although there were many buildings that remained even in the Meiji era, it is a very regrettable story that almost disappeared in the large air raids by the United States Army in 1945.
Left Coming from JR Wakayama Station, it was a major muscle in the Edo period from the northeast side.One bridge.
RightKitaboriToOne bridgeIn the form of a cross-KoreanMajor Gate(Rebuilt in 1982).
Hideaga ToyotomiBe a retainer ofShigeharu KuwayamaThe age of the castle in the southOkaguchi GateWas a major gate, 1600Yukio AsanoThe major gate has been changed here in the age.
The inside is left from the part which corresponds to the inner moat of the entire Guide board and the East and south, and the park is maintained, and it is a place to worry about the efficiency to look around from where. For the Honmaru, look around the north-west Circle around the northeast leading gate and head towards the northwest.
Left: Let’s go through the big Gate a little. This masugata isIchien-Kadato。
Right: One Ninomaru past the gateStatue of a tiger(The Fukko elephant).
With Wakayama CastleMount TigerThe tiger appears to be lying down from the sea.Futora Castle, Tora-Bushi CastleIs also called. It is the second generation made in Showa 34 instead of the first generation who had been contributed during the war by an alias image.
[Left] once, return outside the major gate and proceed to the north side along Kitabori is this classic spectacle.Mihashi HallwayIn the backTower。 The moat that divides the Ninomaru and the West circle into the insideNishiboriIt is called.
RightWest CircleWas a square, and there were some mysterious gymnastics meetings.
Left: On the northwest side of the castleWakayama History Museum。 It is good to enter from the history and the material of Wakayama Castle here.
Right: On the west side of the Wakayama History MuseumFukiage Kadato(Around the Torii).
Left: On the west side of the > Fukiage KadatoWest Outer MoatThere are some left.
[Right] Now, it is also designated as a National scenic spot and enters the interior from the Wakayama Museum.West Round Garden (Koyo-kei Garden)。 It is a beautiful garden full of undulations using the topography of the Tiger Mountain in the garden of the Ikeizumi excursion ceremony that was maintained by the Tokugawa Yorunobu, the first lord of the Kishu Tokugawa family.
Left: Cross the West round garden and NishiboriMihashi HallwayHas been restored and can be passed through.
[Right] It is a bridge to cross to the West Circle with a garden from the Ninomaru with the House of the Lord, and it is a very unusual structure with a roof hanging diagonally.
Left: On the Ninomaru side of the bridge over the Mihashi corridor.Anokura Ruins。 It was discovered in the excavation.
It is thought that the concrete use was not understood, and the furniture of the great back was put in an emergency.
[Right] south of the West Circle,Chicken Kei, Yamabuki-keiA place calledField loadingOfIshigakiIt is a dying spectacle to love the castle which continues.
LeftBack slopeI will climb the spelled relented. The stone wall of the green mud schist is a beautiful part still.
[Right] in the middle of the back slopeSilver Ming Water。 Representing Wakayama castle with Kim Ming WaterWell marksIs.
Left: It was rebuilt after the war because it was burnt in the air raidTowerBut a large tower, a small tower, and a tower are bridged respectively.Coalition type Tower。 This format isHimeji CastleIs famous, but it is good that appearance is complicated and shows various expressions.
【 Right 】 Tower entrance.
[Left] The return is going down to the south side. HereHonmaru table。
Right: In the pine circleThe Garden of Shichifuku。
It is the one that the boulders of the schist of the green mud are seven lucky gods, and it is made in Tokugawa Yorunobu period, and it is transmitted to the favor of Kato Kiyomasa who hits the father of the wife of
Left: on the south SideOmote-ZakaDown to the Ninomaru on the east side.
It might be called the front slope because it was originally a major in the castle and the south side.
RightOka, KadatoThe area of the South Circle is too masugata.
LeftPine Circle Tower StandOfHigh stone wall。
This stone wall is the one in the Edo period by the orderly cutting lespedeza of the granite.
Right: The architecture of the year 1621.Okaguchi GateIn the precious extant gate.Important Cultural PropertiesIs also specified.
It was a major gate here at the beginning of the castle.
Left: Following from Okaguchi GateExisting soil wallAnd wideHigashibori。
Right: On the south side of the castleThe time of the temple in Okayama.
1712Tokugawa YoshisectIn what was built upon the LordPrefectural Historic SitesIs specified.
The temple Bell has been transmitted that the cannon which had been held in the Toyotomi way in the summer of Osaka was made to recast.
[Left] This is also a valuable existence gate.The gate.
It seems to have become a red painting to hit the direction of the back door in the rearm of the back entrance.
Right: Stay in the city centerNorth Outer Moat。
KinokawaAndWaka RiverAt that time, the three-round sideEarthyWas built.
In the Tokugawa shogunate, the castle of the three houses was built and developed by Hideyoshi Toyotomi, the real brother Toyotomi.
And it is the famous castle of Kishu which is known for having produced the general mob.
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