List of Historic Sites of Japan (Ishikawa)

This list is of the Historic Sites of Japan located within the Prefecture of Ishikawa.[1]

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National Historic SitesEdit

As of 1 August 2019, twenty-six Sites have been designated as being of national significance, including the Kaga Domain Maeda Clan Graves and Kaetsu border castle ruins, which span the prefectural borders with Toyama.[2][3][4]

Site Municipality Comments Image Coordinates Type Ref.
Chikamori Site
チカモリ遺跡
Chikamori iseki
Kanazawa Jōmon period settlement trace 36°33′22″N 136°36′17″E / 36.55614451°N 136.604738°E / 36.55614451; 136.604738 (Chikamori Site) 1 1018
Amenomiya Kofun Cluster
雨の宮古墳群
Amenomiya kofun-gun
Nakanoto Kofun period tumuli cluster 36°58′15″N 136°51′38″E / 36.97081111°N 136.86052242°E / 36.97081111; 136.86052242 (Amenomiya Kofun Cluster) 1 1015
Kamo Site
加茂遺跡
Kamo iseki
Tsubata Nara period settlement trace 36°41′09″N 136°43′35″E / 36.685914°N 136.726419°E / 36.685914; 136.726419 (Kamo Site) 2, 6 00003892
Yoshizaki-Suba Site
吉崎・次場遺跡
Yoshizaki-Suba iseki
Hakui Yayoi period settlement trace 36°54′20″N 136°47′24″E / 36.90544842°N 136.79002048°E / 36.90544842; 136.79002048 (Yoshizaki-Suba Site) 1 1016
Kanazawa Castle Site
金沢城跡
Kanazawa-jō ato
Kanazawa Edo period castle 36°33′58″N 136°39′33″E / 36.56599092°N 136.6592594°E / 36.56599092; 136.6592594 (Kanazawa Castle Site) 2 00003596
Kutani Ware Kiln Site
九谷磁器窯跡
Kutani-jiki kama ato
Kaga Edo period kiln ruins 36°12′04″N 136°25′18″E / 36.20119225°N 136.42153495°E / 36.20119225; 136.42153495 (Kutani Ware Kiln Site) 6 1011
Kitsuneyama Kofun
狐山古墳
Kitsuneyama kofun
Kaga Kofun period tumulus 36°18′30″N 136°22′46″E / 36.30844516°N 136.37952677°E / 36.30844516; 136.37952677 (Kitsuneyama Kofun) 1 992
Okyōzuka Site
御経塚遺跡
Okyōzuka iseki
Nonoichi Jōmon period settlement trace 36°32′47″N 136°35′57″E / 36.54642546°N 136.59917922°E / 36.54642546; 136.59917922 (Okyōzuka Site) 1 1009
Sandenkanaya Kofun
散田金谷古墳
Sandenkanaya kofun
Hōdatsushimizu Kofun period tumulus 36°51′20″N 136°48′58″E / 36.85561024°N 136.81623844°E / 36.85561024; 136.81623844 (Sandenkanaya Kofun) 1 1013
Jike Site
寺家遺跡
Jike iseki
Hakui Jōmon/Yayoi period settlement trace 36°55′12″N 136°46′21″E / 36.920117°N 136.772484°E / 36.920117; 136.772484 (Jike Site) 1 00003746
Nanao Castle ruins
七尾城跡
Nanao-jō ato
Nanao Sengoku period castle ruins 37°00′41″N 136°58′53″E / 37.01133573°N 136.98149391°E / 37.01133573; 136.98149391 (Nanao Castle Site) 2 993
Suzu Pottery Kiln Sites
珠洲陶器窯跡
Suzu-tōki kama ato
Suzu, Noto Kamakura period kiln ruins 37°23′43″N 137°12′40″E / 37.39541326°N 137.21124414°E / 37.39541326; 137.21124414 (Suzu Pottery Kiln Sites) 6 00003600
Kamiyamada Shell Mound
上山田貝塚
Kamiyamada kaizuka
Kahoku Jōmon period shell midden 36°43′01″N 136°43′01″E / 36.71699772°N 136.71696815°E / 36.71699772; 136.71696815 (Kamiyamada Shell Mound) 1 1014
Mawaki Site
真脇遺跡
Mawaki iseki
Noto Jōmon period settlement trace 37°18′20″N 137°12′27″E / 37.30564306°N 137.20746135°E / 37.30564306; 137.20746135 (Mawaki Site) 1 1019
Susoezoana Kofun
須曽蝦夷穴古墳
Susoezoana kofun
Nanao Kofun period tumulus 37°06′28″N 136°58′00″E / 37.10789286°N 136.96667979°E / 37.10789286; 136.96667979 (Susoezoana Kofun) 1 1012
Mount Sekidō
石動山
Sekidōsan
Nakanoto holy mountain in Nara/Heian periods 36°57′30″N 136°58′23″E / 36.9583142°N 136.97301488°E / 36.9583142; 136.97301488 (Mount Sekidō) 3 1010
Tatsumi Canal
辰巳用水附土清水塩硝蔵跡
Tatsumi yōsui tsuketari Tsutchōzu enshō-gura ato
Kanazawa Edo period civil engineering; designation includes the site of the Tsutchōzu nitre warehouse 36°33′33″N 136°39′59″E / 36.55909515°N 136.666471°E / 36.55909515; 136.666471 (Tatsumi Canal) 6 00003660
Torigoe Castle ruins
鳥越城跡附二曲城
Torigoe-jō ato tsuketari Futoge-jō ato
Hakusan Sengoku period castle ruins; designation includes the site of Futoge Castle 36°21′58″N 136°36′04″E / 36.36623181°N 136.60119029°E / 36.36623181; 136.60119029 (Torigoe Castle Site) 2 1017
Tōdai-ji Yokoe Shōen ruins
東大寺領横江荘遺跡
Tōdaiji-ryō Yokoe-no-shō iseki
Kanazawa, Hakusan Heian period settlement trace; designation includes the Yokoe Manor House (横荘家跡) (pictured) and Kamiaraya (上荒屋遺跡) 36°32′57″N 136°34′57″E / 36.54906853°N 136.58254434°E / 36.54906853; 136.58254434 (Torigoe Castle Site) 6 1005
Noto Kokubun-ji ruins
能登国分寺跡附建物群跡
Noto Kokubunji ato tsuketari tatemono-gun ato
Nanao Nara/Heian period provincial temple of Noto Province 37°01′30″N 136°57′27″E / 37.02490085°N 136.95755202°E / 37.02490085; 136.95755202 (Noto Kokubunji Site) 3 1006
Nomi Kofun Cluster
能美古墳群
Nomi kofun-gun
Nomi Kofun period tumuli cluster; designation comprises five clusters of kofun: the Teraiyama Kofun Cluster (寺井山古墳群), Wadayama Kofun Cluster (和田山古墳群), Matsujiyama Kofun Cluster (末寺山古墳群), Akitsuneyama Kofun Cluster (秋常山古墳群), and Nishiyama Kofun Cluster (西山古墳群) 36°26′50″N 136°30′34″E / 36.44732349°N 136.50952916°E / 36.44732349; 136.50952916 (Nomi Kofun Cluster) 1 1007
Hōōzan Cave Tombs
法皇山横穴古墳
Hōōzan yokoana kofun
Kaga Kofun period cave-tombs 36°17′57″N 136°23′35″E / 36.29905345°N 136.39302582°E / 36.29905345; 136.39302582 (Hōōzan Cave Tombs) 1 991
Suematsu temple ruins
末松廃寺跡
Suematsu Haiji ato
Nonoichi Asuka period temple ruins 36°30′29″N 136°35′23″E / 36.50817061°N 136.58968451°E / 36.50817061; 136.58968451 (Suematsu Haiji Site) 3 996
Mangyō Site
万行遺跡
Mangyō iseki
Nanao Yayoi/Kofun period settlement trace 37°02′44″N 136°59′35″E / 37.04563606°N 136.99294782°E / 37.04563606; 136.99294782 (Mangyō Site) 1 3376
Kaga Domain Maeda Clan Graves
加賀藩主前田家墓所
Kaga-han-shu Maeda-ke bosho
Kanazawa Edo period cemetery; designation includes an area of Takaoka in Toyama Prefecture 36°31′45″N 136°40′06″E / 36.52912714°N 136.66831196°E / 36.52912714; 136.66831196 (Kaga Domain Maeda Clan Graves) 7 00003621
Kaetsu border castle ruins
加越国境城跡群及び道 切山城跡 松根城跡 小原越
Kaetsu-kuni-zakai shiro ato-gun oyobi michi Kiriyama-jō ato Matsune-jō ato Ohara-goe
Kanazawa designation includes the sites of Kiriyama Castle, Matsune Castle, and Ohara Pass and an area of Oyabe in Toyama Prefecture 36°36′58″N 136°47′00″E / 36.616206°N 136.783421°E / 36.616206; 136.783421 (Kaetsu Territory Castle Sites and Roads) 6 00003879

Prefectural Historic SitesEdit

As of 1 May 2019, twenty-four Sites have been designated as being of prefectural importance.[4][5]

Site Municipality Comments Image Coordinates Type Ref.
Ataka Barrier Site
安宅の関
Ataka no seki ato
Komatsu   36°25′10″N 136°25′05″E / 36.419444°N 136.418167°E / 36.419444; 136.418167 (Atako Barrier Site) [1]
Yoshimitsu Ichirizuk
吉光の一里塚
Yoshimitsu no ichirizuka
Nomi 36°27′10″N 136°29′58″E / 36.452822°N 136.499333°E / 36.452822; 136.499333 (Yoshimitsu Ichirizuka) [2]
Chūda Stele
中段の板碑
Chūda no itabi
Wajima inscribed Shōō 5 (1292) 37°23′01″N 136°53′01″E / 37.383474°N 136.883694°E / 37.383474; 136.883694 (Chūda Stele) [3]
Gobyō Valley
御廟谷
Gobyō-tani
Kanazawa graves to the south of Tako Castle (高尾城) 36°30′16″N 136°37′41″E / 36.504557°N 136.627999°E / 36.504557; 136.627999 (Gobyō Valley) [4]
Taira Takitada clan cemetery
平時忠卿及びその一族の墳
Taira Takitada oyobi ichisoku no haka
Suzu 37°29′18″N 137°11′43″E / 37.488259°N 137.195377°E / 37.488259; 137.195377 (Taira Takitada Family Graves) [5]
Asainawate Battlefield
浅井畷古戦場
Asainawate ko-senjō
Komatsu 36°22′58″N 136°27′04″E / 36.382730°N 136.451048°E / 36.382730; 136.451048 (Asainawate Battlefield) [6]
Former Fukura Lighthouse
旧福浦灯台
kyū-Fukura-tōdai
Shika   37°04′59″N 136°43′23″E / 37.083179°N 136.723164°E / 37.083179; 136.723164 (Old Fukura Lighthouse) [7]
Ishibotokeyama Ritual Site
祭祀遺跡石仏山
saishi iseki Ishibotokeyama
Noto matsuri on 1–2 March 37°16′13″N 137°03′41″E / 37.270278°N 137.061361°E / 37.270278; 137.061361 (Ishibotokeyama Ritual Site) [8]
Shibagaki Kofun Cluster
柴垣古墳群
Shibagaki kofun-gun
Hakui 36°56′49″N 136°45′54″E / 36.946934°N 136.765076°E / 36.946934; 136.765076 (Shibagaki Kofun Cluster) [9]
Innaichokushizuka Kofun
院内勅使塚古墳
Innaichokushizuka kofun
Nanao 37°00′22″N 136°55′55″E / 37.006078°N 136.932001°E / 37.006078; 136.932001 (Innaichokushizuka Kofun) [10]
Ushitsusakiyama Jōmon Site
宇出津崎山縄文遺跡
Ushitsusakiyama Jōmon iseki
Noto 37°18′03″N 137°09′01″E / 37.300750°N 137.150222°E / 37.300750; 137.150222 (Ushitsusakiyama Jōmon Site) [11]
Pine-lined Former Entrance to Kanazawa
松並木の旧金沢下口往還
matsunamiki no kyū-Kanazawa shimoguchi ōkan
Kanazawa 36°37′32″N 136°42′01″E / 36.625628°N 136.700327°E / 36.625628; 136.700327 (Pine-lined Former Entrance to Kanazawa) [12]
Uketsukagoshi No.1 Kofun
宇気塚越一号墳
Uketsukagoshi ichigō-fun
Kahoku 36°43′49″N 136°42′54″E / 36.730380°N 136.714972°E / 36.730380; 136.714972 (Uketsukagoshi No.1 Kofun) [13]
Jitō-machi Mediaeval Cave Tombs (Yagura)
地頭町中世墳墓窟(やぐら)群
Jitō-machi chūsei funbo-gutsu (yagura) gun
Shika 37°08′08″N 136°43′47″E / 37.135504°N 136.729757°E / 37.135504; 136.729757 (Jitō-machi Mediaeval Cave Tombs (Yagura)) [14]
Kanmachi Mandara Kofun Cluster
上町マンダラ古墳群
Kanmachi Mandara kofun-gun
Nanao 37°07′19″N 136°50′37″E / 37.121903°N 136.843681°E / 37.121903; 136.843681 (Kanmachi Mandara Kofun Cluster) [15]
Yōkō-ji
永光寺
Yōkōji
Hakui   36°54′46″N 136°51′04″E / 36.912911°N 136.851068°E / 36.912911; 136.851068 (Yōkōji) [16]
Myōsen-ji Stone Tō Group
明泉寺石塔群在地
Myōsenji sekitō-gun zaichi
Anamizu 37°13′49″N 137°03′25″E / 37.230226°N 137.056975°E / 37.230226; 137.056975 (Myōsenji Stone Tō Group) [17]
Akakurayama
赤蔵山
Akakurayama
Nanao 37°02′41″N 136°52′00″E / 37.044765°N 136.866689°E / 37.044765; 136.866689 (Akakurayama) [18]
Suemori Castle ruins
末森城
Suemori-jō ato
Hōdatsushimizu   36°50′02″N 136°46′43″E / 36.833881°N 136.778531°E / 36.833881; 136.778531 (Suemori Castle Site) [19]
Ōumi-Nishiyama Site
大海西山遺跡
Ōumi-Nishiyama iseki
Kahoku 36°46′32″N 136°45′20″E / 36.775491°N 136.755538°E / 36.775491; 136.755538 (Ōumi-Nishiyama Site) [20]
Kiya Site
気屋遺跡
Kiya iseki
Kahoku 36°43′29″N 136°43′45″E / 36.724639°N 136.729167°E / 36.724639; 136.729167 (Kiya Site) [21]
Ishinotatezuka
石の木塚
Ishinotatezuka
Hakusan 36°30′44″N 136°30′27″E / 36.512163°N 136.507503°E / 36.512163; 136.507503 (Ishinotatezuka) [22]
Otachi Fortified Residence Site
御舘館跡
Otachi tate ato
Hōdatsushimizu 36°47′56″N 136°46′03″E / 36.798933°N 136.767404°E / 36.798933; 136.767404 (Otachi Fortified Residence Site) [23]
Hokkoku Kaidō Kurikara Pass Road
北国街道倶利伽羅峠
Hokkoku kaidō Kurikara-tōge michi
Tsubata 36°39′42″N 136°49′00″E / 36.661750°N 136.816694°E / 36.661750; 136.816694 (Hokkoku Kaidō Kurikara Pass Road) [24]

Municipal Historic SitesEdit

As of 1 May 2019, a further one hundred and seventy-seven Sites have been designated as being of municipal importance.[6]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cultural Properties for Future Generations". Agency for Cultural Affairs. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  2. ^ 史跡名勝天然記念物 [Number of Monuments of Japan by Prefecture] (in Japanese). Agency for Cultural Affairs. 1 August 2019. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  3. ^ "Database of National Cultural Properties: 史跡名勝天然記念物 (史跡, 特別史跡 石川県 2県以上)" (in Japanese). Agency for Cultural Affairs. Archived from the original on 30 June 2019. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  4. ^ a b 石川県内の国・県指定文化財件数 [Number of National and Prefectural Cultural Properties in Ishikawa Prefecture] (in Japanese). Ishikawa Prefecture. 1 February 2019. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  5. ^ 都道府県別指定等文化財件数(都道府県分) [Number of Prefectural Cultural Properties by Prefecture] (in Japanese). Agency for Cultural Affairs. 1 May 2019. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  6. ^ 都道府県別指定等文化財件数(市町村分) [Number of Municipal Cultural Properties by Prefecture] (in Japanese). Agency for Cultural Affairs. 1 May 2019. Retrieved 30 August 2019.

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