Inoue Yakata


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Inōe-yakata was the kyokan (residential annex) of Inōejō on the castle-mount above. For more information see Inoue Castle.

Visit Notes

Inōe-yakata is a medieval fortified manor hall site. It is paired with Inōejō on the castle-mount above. There is a signboard and beneath it are the remains of earthworks in the form of a karabori (dry moat) segment. Most of the site is now a farmhouse and orchards.

  • Moat trace

Castle Profile
English Name Inoue Yakata
Japanese Name 井上館
Founder Inōe Clan
Year Founded Kamakura Period
Castle Type Fortified Manor
Castle Condition Ruins only
Designations Prefectural Historic Site
Historical Period Pre Edo Period
Artifacts Karabori
Features trenches
Visitor Information
Access Nearest Station is Murayama Station on the Nagano Line; Suzaka-Nagano-Higashi
Visitor Information 24/7 free; fields
Time Required 10 minutes
Location Suzaka, Nagano Prefecture
Coordinates 36° 37' 57.14" N, 138° 16' 58.91" E
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Added to Jcastle 2022
Contributor ART
Admin Year Visited Viewer Contributed
Friends of JCastle
Jōkaku Hōrōki

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