Matsue Castle

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Only Original Castle in Sanin Region

Only Original Castle in Sanin Region

Matsue Castle in Shimane was constructed from 1607-1611 under the commands of local lord Horio Yoshiharu. It is one of the twelve original castles in Japan and the only one in the Sanin region. Every building but the castle tower was destroyed in 1875 and underwent complete reconstruction from 1950-1955.

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