Kambara-juku AreaWhy are there many old houses left?

Kanbara facing Tokaido and located near the mouth of Fujikawa. Since the Kamakura period, there has been a history that the industry prospered, centering on the salt-making industry. In the Edo era, it became a post office with nearly 50 lodgings.
Once the village was destroyed by the Genroku annual tsunami, the village was destroyed soon afterwards, and in the Meiji and Taisho era, many private houses that left the structure of the Edo period were rebuilt, and that remains.

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[Yoshida family] A merchant who had operated a Japanese confection shop until Showa

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【Isobe family】 Meiji 42 Total architectural zelkova house