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Gion-bashi Bridge, Amakusa

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  • Within walking distance from the Centre of Hondo. And Gion Shrine on the sleeve, the namesake, it became known as Gion bridge. Kumamoto earthquake damage was, when I restored the cross was on the way. Stone is near the bridge River is a three-sided concrete-lined landscape unromantic, but was conscious.
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  • Stone bridge has become an important cultural asset in the country in cross was a working bridge. Bridge consisting of only stone combination is unusual, and is triangular in water for upstream piers are. In 1832 in of Hondo and the people's cooperation, during the martyrdom against 200 years was completed, to celebrate the Festival. Near the River in the battle of the peasants ' uprising agar-agar, Shimabara city, Red River is dyed.
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  • Higo takes at the Meiji era from the late Edo period of stone arch bridge bridge number. Gion bridge in Amakusa built prior to this period, is a huge length of 26 m, width 3 as a girder bridge in 1832. 3 m.  About 4 m long and 30 cm square and 10 columns passed digit seven or so, being supported by the leg of five-column 45. And the shadows make a bridge with leg sticking high tides or water when you visit the charming landscapes.    After the construction soon Amakusa rebellion became the bloodstained battle said.
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