Monument of Uchino water, Uchino water

Monument of Uchino water, Uchino water

It is 50 years from the start of construction. Agriculture water of villager earnest wish

Monument of Uchino water, Uchino waterIt was very difficult to save water and did not turn to Oshino-mura where geological feature was volcanic ash for rice growing because drainage was too good. Villager always waited eagerly for maintenance of agriculture water and waited for palanquin of member of the Shogun's Council of Elders, abuiseishu of time passing in last years of Edo era and was acute so that person who carried out direct appeal appeared. In 1871, construction that we nominate villager was continued day after day at consecutive night, but stops for lack of funds out of necessity. However, it was 1891, and construction was restarted by Teiji Watanabe and others, and Uchino water served as completion six years later. On May 31, 1897, time of 50 years was spent by the start of construction.

Monument of Uchino water, Uchino water