No. 252: Yanagawa Castle (the impregnable Mizuki defended by Muneshige Tachibana)
Yanagawa CastleThis is a castle in Yanagawa city, Fukuoka Prefecture.
There are hardly any remains except the moat that has been scattered all over the town,City Historic SiteIs specified.
Originally, it was said that Mr. Kamaike had built it in the first half of the sixteenth century, but 1558-1590Kamaike, KagamiThe castle and the maintenance were advanced. After that,Mr. RyuzojiThe Castle,Hideyoshi ToyotomiThe year 1587 after the KyushuMunushige Tachibana(Breast) entered as a daimyo of thirteen million stones.
1600The Battle of SekigaharaAfter returning to Yanagawa Castle, it became to stick to the West Army inNaoshige Gamo, Kiyomasa Kato and Josui KurodaI was attacked by the defense, but I surrendered to Kaijo.
I joined Yanagawa in place of Tachibana Muneshige who lost the TerritoryYoshimasa TanakaIs 320,005, and Yoshisei who will govern chikugo in the large body of Sengoku has maintained the Yanagawa Castle of Honjo to a larger oneKurume CastleAndFukushima CastleThe castle was also developed.
After that, Mr. Tanaka became a Lord, and in 1620, Tachibana Munushige was re-blooming as a 109,200 stone again, and Mr. Tachibana became the ruler of the Meiji Restoration.
[Left] ImpregnableMizukiThe characteristics of Yanagawa Castle, which was said to have been repeated over and overHoriIs.
The moat other than Uchibori remains well throughout the town and the Moat River descends is an important tourist resource.
First of all, near Nishitetsu Yanagawa stationMatsumon Shimoba Senba.
[Right] immediately, take the boat down the river.
Left: I can say that I made the foundation of the town of Yanagawa which remains at presentMasayoshi Tanaka StatueWelcomes you.
It is a person who is a little famous because the person of Yoshisei’s hand captured Ishida Mitsunari who is hiding after the defeat of the Battle of Sekigahara.
RightThe lower senba of the sixth sittingArrived.
[Left] close to the six-seaterHana (Tachibana House)Came to. It is the villa of the Lord which was built in 1697.
The photo was built as a Geihinkan in 1910.Western PavilionIs.
[Right] in the flowerTachibana Family Historical Museum。Tachibana Muneshige wearing Armor.
[Left] This was also in the museum.Lightning Cut RoundCalled Swords.
It is a yabu of Muneshige, and it is still known as the famous General Tachibana (Tochi), and the legend that the Thunder which fell suddenly when the road snow was taking a nap under the tree is left. Since that time the foot of the road snow was lame.
RightNational BeautyThe garden of flowers that have been designated to.Shoto Garden, Unfortunately we smoke in the rain.
[Left] is the center of the castleHonmaruIsYanagijo Junior High School，NinomaruIsYanagawa High SchoolIt has become.UchiboriShould have been buried, but it should have been in the schoolyard area of the junior high school from this waterway.
RightYanagijo Junior High SchoolFront of the main gate.Tower unitsThe rise of theTowerBut!
The impregnable castle defended by Muneshige Tachibana who accomplished a miraculous revival while becoming a body and the defeated army of Sekigahara. It is a life not to be ashamed to the name of the famous general that the Shogun Tokugawa Shutadada and the shogunate also admitted a lot of Takekatsu and the character though it is checkered.
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