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Kôchi-jô 高知
Kôchi City


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Castle with a five-floor donjon. In 1603 built from the daimyô Yamauchi Kazutôyô on a hill in the middle of todays Kôchi City in the south of Shikoku. The donjon destroyed in 1727 by fire was rebuilt in 1784 and kept until today.


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castle area + cityscape - Kôchi  (2)
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castle area + cityscape  (3)
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donjon + castle buildings - Kôchi
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donjon / main tower = tenshûkaku
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donjon - Kôchi  (3)
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donjon - Kôchi  (4)
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donjon + castle buildings  (5)
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donjon - Kôchi  (7)
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donjon + castle wall  (2)
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castle wall - Kôchi  (2)
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castle wall - Kôchi
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castle wall - Kôchi  (3)
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donjon + traffic - Kôchi
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castle garden
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castle garden  (2)
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castle garden  (3)
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castle garden  (4)
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castle garden  (5)
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castle garden  (6)
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castle garden  (7)
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entrance gate - detail
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painting in museum: killing of Sakamoto Ryôma
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castle museum: Samurai armour
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