Fukuoka Castle

Fukuoka Castle

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Fukuoka Castle is a Japanese castle located in Ch -ku, Fukuoka, Japan. The castle is also known as Maizuru Castle or Seki Castle. Completed in the early Edo period for tozama daimyo Kuroda Nagamasa, it has been decreed a historic site by the Japanese government. The castle lies in the center of Fukuoka, on top of Fukusaki hill. The Nakagawa river, acts as a natural moat on the eastern side of the castle, while the western side uses a mudflat as a natural moat. Hakata, a ward with a bustling port, is located on the opposite side of the Nakagawa River to the east. The castle town was set on the northern side, facing the sea.show more

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  • Paperback | 112 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 177g
  • Junct
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136540010
  • 9786136540016