Taikouji Yakata (Omi)

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Taikōji-yakata was the fortified residence of Taikōji Kozaemon who fought at the Battle of Shizugatake in 1583 and defeated Shibata Katsuteru.

Visit Notes

Nishigôri-jinja is said to have been the site of Taikōji-yakata. No ruins remain.

  • Shrine

Castle Profile
English Name Taikouji Yakata (Omi)
Japanese Name 近江躰光寺館
Founder Taikōji Kozaemon
Year Founded Before 1583
Castle Type Fortified Manor
Castle Condition Ruins only
Historical Period Pre Edo Period
Visitor Information
Access Notogawa Station on the Biwako Line; 20 minute walk
Visitor Information 24/7 free; shrine
Time Required 10 minutes
Location Higashi-Ōmi, Shiga Prefecture
Coordinates 35° 11' 18.24" N, 136° 9' 33.34" E
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Added to Jcastle 2022
Contributor ART
Admin Year Visited Viewer Contributed
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Masaki Shibata

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