Gate with Iron Reinforcement
About 400 years old
Stonewalls of Inner Moat on Left and JR Train Station on Right
* Fukuyama castle had inner and outer moats.
* The original tower was built in 1622 but was burnt down during the war in 1945. The present tower was reconstructed in 1966 by the people of Fukuyama city.
View from Shinkansen Platform of JR Fukuyama Station
Buildings from Left: Tsukimi Yagura (Moon-viewing Turret, two-story high), Kagami Yagura (Turret with Mirror, two-story high), Castle Tower
Location: Fukuyama City, Hiroshima Pref., Japan
(Right behind the JR Fukuyama train station)