Tourist attraction

Oitayama Tatara Iron Works

1. Oitayama Tatara Iron Works

1. Oitayama Tatara Iron Works

1. Oitayama Tatara Iron Works

An important remains of the iron works in modern.

According to the record, irons from this tatara iron works were used for Kojinmaru, a ship of Choshu domain made in 1857.

Designated as a world heritage site in July 2015 (Sites of Japan's Meiji Industrial Revolution)

Location Oaza Shibuki Konishimi, Hagi City, Yamaguchi Prefecture
Access (1) 30 minutes by car from JR Sanin main line Higashi-Hagi station
Website http://www.city.hagi.lg.jp/portal/bunrui/detail.html?lif_id=10352
Office of Inquiry Hagi City Fukue General Office Industrial Development Section Tel. No. 0838-52-0123

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