No. 268: Katsu-Jo (a stuffed castle of Mr. Kouzai)
KatsugajoIs a castle in Takamatsu, Kagawa Prefecture.
In 1221, the rebellion wasKouzai-muraIs home toThe CastleAs the castle stuffed with altitude of 364mMount KatsuThe building is In the Muromachi period, he extended his power as a heavy minister of Mr. Hosokawa, who was a patron lord of Sanuki during the early Warring States,Chosokabe Motochika ex-parentIn preparation for the invasion ofKaori KouseiBased on the YoshikiyoFujio Castle, And eventually it was the abandoned castle, which was surrendered by Hideyoshi Hashiba, in 1585. The ruins of the medieval fortress are left wellCity Historic SiteIs specified.
[Left] It will climb a fairly steep mountain trail for about 30 minutes though it is a climbing mountain which is maintained from the entrance.
[Right] was on the wayI want to be a cat-Hyochu of. It’s a small place like a cat’s forehead.
From the local information board. It is a feature of this castle that Ninomaru from a wide honmaru to the east side, the three-maru unfold, and each are defended by the soil base, and the remaining state of this ground base is good.
Left: I was attached to the Southwest (left) side with the Guide board. The center of the castle area from this area.
PassingThere is a look at the opening, but because it goes to the Honmaru in a straight line, it may be that there is a change in the future, it is the path that fits in the direction of the right and left band to turn through either of the space.
[Right] and take the south side of the passage that in the left handHonmaru soilYou will continue to look at the base.
Left: Opened on the southeast side of the HonmaruPassing。 On the Guide boardHonmaru Kido.
[Right] look back on the guide boardMajor GateWill be in the direction that is written. If you follow this road on the south side, turn to the east and go through the three circles to the outer area. It seems that the original major muscle was a route from the east side rather than the west side.
[Left] continue to Honmaru soil base. I can see the blue sheet, but it seems that excavation is being done.
[Right] open from Honmaru to Ninomaru on the northeast sidePassing。 Like a blindfoldEarthyCan also be checked.
It was a castle only to make it think of Mr. Kouzai’s most powerful military base from the soil base which remained well.
Although it has not been described in detail historically, he has been active in defending its stronghold.
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