東広島市立図書館/東広島市デジタルアーカイブ

わたしたちの東広島市(英語)

1 Our towns

(5)Kurose Cho

日本語中国語ポルトガル語

Tumuli

Yasuda Tumulus

Mount Iwamaku Tumulus

Tumuli are said to be the tombs of ancient kings, but they were also built for powerful people in the provinces.
 
 
Shrines

Hinouehachiman Shrine

Mishima Shrine

Shrines have been preserved by local people since old times. They are important monuments that teach us history.
 
 
Let’s check if there are old buildings around our school.

 
 
Plaques depicting Buddha in Kurose Cho
There are thirty plaques depicting Buddha, precious cultural properties that can rarely be found, remaining in Kurose Cho.

Buddha plaque in Monzen Shrine

Buddha plaque in Hinouehachiman Shrine

 
Trivia【What mountain is that?】
A treeless mountain can be seen stretching above the industrial parks in Kurose Cho. What kind of mountain is it?
On that mountain, stones are collected that will be mixed into concrete, which is used in many things around us.