Hino Ashihei Poetic Tablet


These two poetic tablets can be found in the Koso Hachiman Shrine grounds. One, built in May of 1968, features a poem entitled “To the memory of Hangzhou’s Xi Hu Lake”. The other, built in August of 1982, features an expressive poem written by Hino Ashihei.

*About the Tablets: Built in May, 1968 and August, 1982.

Basic Information

Address (Japanese) 801-0854 福岡県北九州市門司区旧門司1-7-18 甲宗八幡宮境内
Address In the Koso Hachiman Shrine grounds,1 Kyu-moji, Moji Ward, Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka
Telephone Number 093-321-0944(甲宗八幡宮)
Contact Koso Hachiman Shrine
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Access By train and bus - Get off at JR Mojiko Station and take the Nishitetsu Bus bound for Mekari (#4 and #96) to Koso Hachimangu Mae stop

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