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Okayama Castle
岡山城

2-3-1 Marunouchi
Okayama Japan

Status:built
Construction Dates
  Began1964
  Finished1966
Floor Count5
Basement Floors1
Building Uses
 - monument
 - museum
 - observation
 - retail
Structural Types
 - lowrise
Architectural Style
 - pagoda style
Materials
 - stone
 - wood
 - concrete, reinforced

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Roof110 ftJu Bako
Main tower67 ftOfficial Site
height excludes stone wall
Stone wall43 ftJu Bako

Description
- originally built in 1597 by Ukita Hideie, this castle was destroyed during the Second World War

- Okayama Castle is known as Crow Castle because of its black colour, rare among Japanese castles

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