castle / original

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Himeji-jô 姫 路  Shirasagi-jô 白鷺城
Himeji City
Himeji-jo  Shirasagi-jo

J 210 139

built 1581, extended 1601-14


J 210 103
Himeji-jô
main tower = tenshukaku
castle / architecture
J 204 437
Himeji-jô = Himeji Castle / Shirasagi-jô =  "White Heron Castle"
outside wall = ni-no-maro + cityscape - Himeji City
castle / architecture
J 210 107
Himeji-jô
main tower  (2)
castle / architecture

D 313 623
Himeji-jô
main tower, castle wall + moat
castle / architecture

J 210 138
Himeji-jô
side building  (2)
castle / architecture
J 257 460
Himeji-jô
cityscape  (2)
castle / architecture
J 210 146
Himeji-jô
main tower + walker
castle / architecture

J 257 445
Himeji-jô
main tower / wall / autumn colours
castle / architecture
J 257 450
Himeji-jô
main tower / autumn colours
castle / architecture

J 257 452
Himeji-jô
main tower / map of the castle area / autumn colours
castle / architecture

J 210 144
Himeji-jô
way up to the castle
castle / architecture
J 257 434
Himeji-jô
castle wall + main tower
castle / architecture
J 257 437
Himeji-jô
way up to the castle  (2)
castle / architecture

J 257 432
Himeji-jô
castle moat + main tower
castle / architecture
J 257 454
Himeji-jô
white wall + main tower
castle / architecture

J 210 142
Himeji-jô
castle roofs - detail
castle / architecture
J 210 160
Himeji-jô
stones of the castle wall - detail
castle / architecture
J 257 462
Himeji-jô
Himeji City
castle / architecture

J 257 461
Himeji-jô
Himeji City
castle / architecture
J 257 458
Himeji-jô
Himeji City  (2)
castle / architecture

J 210 141
Himeji-jô
fish-shaped ornament
castle / architecture



J 257 458
Himeji-jô
fish-shaped ornament = shachihoko
castle / architecture

J 237 021
Himeji-jô
tourist fun
castle / architecture

J 237 021
Himeji-jô
moat / castle wall
castle / architecture

J 237 020
Himeji-jô
moat + castle wall - fog  (2)
castle / architecture
J 237 019
Himeji-jô
moat + castle wall - fog  (3)
castle / architecture