Osaka Castle 大阪城
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Description The stone walls of the Otemon Gate have several very large stones. The Otemon Gate is normally used as the main entrance. Putting very large stones in the walls of the main entrance was meant to intimidate enemies.
Historical Artifacts Tamon Yagura (one level yagura - Important Cultural Property)
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Photo Time: 2012-03-18 14:59:59 JST
Osaka Castle views
Inui Yagura
Back side of the Inui Yagura. Sangan Yagura and Otemon Gate
moat near the Otemon Gate Sengan Yagura and moat
Inside the Otemon Gate Osaka9-t
Loops holes in the Otemon Gate Otemon Watariyagura Gate
Main keep seen from the Nishinomaru Bailey North Shikirimon Gate
North Shikirimon Gate Ensho Storehouse
Dry moat around the Honmaru bailey stone with wedge holes
Sakuramon Gate Sakuramon Gate
Honmaru Bailey dry moat Huge stone at the Sakura Gate
Sakura Gate Main keep
Gokinzo Main keep seen from the Hime Gate.
Kakushi Kuruwa Bailey Gokuraku Bridge
Aoyaguchi Gate Outer moat and Ichiban Yagura.
Ichiban Yagura Rokuban Yagura
Rokuban Yagura Rokuban Yagura
Stones form Hideyoshi's original walls Map