Success Monument of Doton & Doboku Yasui

やすいどうとん・どうぼくきこうひ

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Success Monument of Doton & Doboku Yasui

Yasui Doton was in charge of construction of Osaka Castle. As a reward, he was given wasteland in which he invested all of his private money to excavate a river. After his death, his son, Doboku, carried on and completed this undertaking in 1615. This river was originally called South Horikawa, but was renamed
“Doton-bori” by Tadaaki Matsudaira, Lord of Osaka Castle, in praise of Doton’s meritorious efforts.

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2-16 Shimanouchi, Chuo-ku, Osaka
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●Subway: Sakaisuji Line / Sennichimae Line : Nippombashi Station (K17 / S17).
●Other: Kintetu Line: Nippombashi Station.
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