Shimotsuke Province

Shimotsuke Province
Shimotsuke Province

Shimotsuke Province

Shimotsuke Province (下野国) was an old Province of Japan, located in what is now Tochigi Prefecture.1

Fujiwara Hidesato is known to have acted as Governor of this Province.12

Footnotes

1. Louis Frederic, translated by Kathe Roth (2002) “Japan Encyclopedia”. London: Harvard University Press.
2. Kodansha. (1993) ”Japan: An Illustrated Encyclopedia”. Tokyo: Kodansha Ltd.

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