This yakata is reckoned to have belonged to the Nariai Clan. It was bounded by a moat.
This site has a curious name but there are no ruins here and the site is now a cemetery. There is a small marker post for the yakata erected by Azumino Municipality, although it refers to it as a yashiki. This was the eigth stop on my "Yakata Tour". Apparently moat ruins were identified here at one point but there was nothing much in the way of remains that I could see; there is a path at the side of the cemetery where the moat used to run but it doesn't look very moat-ish, having no depth, so this is a "hori-ato (moat trace)" I suppose.
|English Name||Kamaenohaka Yakata|
|Year Founded||Sengoku Period|
|Castle Type||Fortified Manor|
|Castle Condition||Ruins only|
|Designations||Local Historic Site|
|Historical Period||Pre Edo Period|
|Access||Toyoshina Station on the Oito Line; 5 minute walk|
|Visitor Information||24/7 free; cemetery|
|Time Required||10 minutes|
|Location||Azumino, Nagano Prefecture|
|Coordinates||36° 18' 2.05" N, 137° 54' 26.24" E|
|Added to Jcastle||2020|
|Admin Year Visited||Viewer Contributed|