Japanese Castle Explorer

by Daniel O'Grady

Imjin War book cover Strongholds of the Samurai: Japanese Castles 250-1877

Satsuma Province - 薩摩国

Some of the castles of Satsuma (all periods): Chiran Castle Tsurumaru Castle
Below is a list of the domains that existed in Satsuma province (Kyūshū) during the Edo period (1600 - 1868). Each white box details the reign of each clan, showing their Kamon (家紋), the dates & the approximate value of their lands measured in Koku (石).

Satsuma Domain - 薩摩藩Tsurumaru Castle

1600 - 1869
Shimazu Clan
728,000 Koku