Narumi-juku


Narumi-juku
Narumi-juku in the 1830s, as depicted by Hiroshige in The Fifty-three Stations of the Tōkaidō

Narumi-juku (鳴海宿 Narumi-juku?) was the fortieth of the fifty-three stations of the Tōkaidō. It is located in the Midori-ku section of the city of Nagoya, in Aichi Prefecture, Japan.

History

Narumi-juku had a population of 3,643 people at its peak.[1] The post station also had 847 buildings, including one honjin, two sub-honjin and 68 hatago.[1]

Neighboring post towns

Tōkaidō
Chiryū-juku - Narumi-juku - Miya-juku

References

  1. ^ a b Tōkaidō Shukuba Walking Guide. Aichi Prefecture. Accessed December 17, 2007.