Takeda Castle Ruins, Hyogo, Japan. Takeda Castle was built on this site in the path of aggression between Harima/Tanba and Tajima regions as a stronghold of Izushi Castle. It was built by Ohtagaki Mitsukage, a retainer of Yamana Sozen, lord of the area, in 1441. Ohtagaki, who had been a military commander of the Yamana clan for 5 generations became lord of the castle.

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KOBE | Takeda Castle Ruins http://www.hyogo-tourism.jp/english/spot/103_takedacastle.html https://maps.google.co.jp/maps?lr=lang_en=Takeda+Castle+Ruins=utf-8=en=UTF-8

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Japan - Takeda Castle / Hyogo Takeda castle was destroyed 400 years ago but the stone wall still exists in its original style. Among Japan's castles, Takeda castle is regarded as one of the finest.

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