Shoufukuji Fort


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For more information see Mizukami Mondo Yashiki and Shouunji Fort.

Visit Notes

Shōfukuji-rui is now the site of an annex of Shōfukuji, a temple in Nakada Township. I checked around the temple structures but no ruins remain. The nearby bus stop called 'Shimokido', which means 'Lower Gate', so it may be related to a fortification.


Castle Profile
English Name Shoufukuji Fort
Japanese Name 正福塁
Founder Mizukami Clan
Year Founded Late Sengoku Period
Castle Type Fortified Manor
Castle Condition Ruins only
Historical Period Pre Edo Period
Visitor Information
Access Shinpu Station on the Chūō Main Line; 15 minute walk
Visitor Information 24/7 free; temple
Time Required 10 minutes
Location Nirasaki, Yamanashi Prefecture
Coordinates 35° 44' 39.52" N, 138° 26' 15.22" E
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Added to Jcastle 2023
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