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The Monument of Kushimoto Station, the southernmost station in the main island

33-2 Kushimoto | in front of Kushimoto Station, Kushimoto-cho, Higashimuro-gun, Wakayama Prefecture
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An Interesting Monument But Not For The Reason It Is There

There are two monuments at the station and one is in English and Japanese depting the first... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2016
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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21 Dec 2016
“An Interesting Monument But Not For The Reason It Is There”
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33-2 Kushimoto | in front of Kushimoto Station, Kushimoto-cho, Higashimuro-gun, Wakayama Prefecture
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Reviewed 22 December 2016

There are two monuments at the station and one is in English and Japanese depting the first American ship that visited Japan in 1791 (USS Lady Washington) well before Admiral Parry arrived and attempted to open up Japan. The second is one assumes a stone...More

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