Japanese Castle Explorer

by Daniel O'Grady

       
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Shimotsuke Province - 下野国

Some of the castles of Shimotsuke (all periods): Utsunomiya Castle
Below is a list of the domains that existed in Shimotsuke province (Kantō) 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).

Ashikaga Domain - 足利藩

戸田氏
1705 - 1871
Toda Clan
11,000 Koku

Fukiage Domain - 吹上藩

有馬氏
1842 - 1871
Arima Clan
10,000 Koku

Karasuyama Domain - 烏山藩

成田氏
1591 - 1616
Narita Clan
37,000 Koku
松下氏
1616 - 1627
Matsushita Clan
20,000 Koku
堀氏
1627 - 1672
Hori Clan
25,000 Koku
板倉氏
1672 - 1681
Itakura Clan
50,000 Koku
那須氏
1681 - 1687
Nasu Clan
20,000 Koku
永井氏
1687 - 1702
Nagai Clan
30,000 Koku
稲垣氏
1702 - 1725
Inagaki Clan
25,000 Koku
大久保氏
1725 - 1871
Ōkubo Clan
20,000 Koku

Kitsuregawa Domain - 喜連川藩

喜連川氏
1593 - 1870
Kitsuregawa Clan
3,000 Koku

Kurobane Domain - 黒羽藩

大関氏
1596 - 1871
Ōzeki Clan
13,000 Koku

Mibu Domain - 壬生藩

日根野氏
1602 - 1635
Hineno Clan
15,000 Koku
阿部氏
1635 - 1639
Abe Clan
25,000 Koku
三浦氏
1639 - 1692
Mitsuura Clan
25,000 Koku
松平 (大河内)
1692 - 1695
Matsudaira (Ōkōchi) Clan
32,000 Koku
加藤氏
1695 - 1712
Katō Clan
25,000 Koku
鳥居氏
1712 - 1871
Torii Clan
30,000 Koku

Motegi Domain - 茂木藩

細川氏
1610 - 1871
Hosokawa Clan
10,000 Koku

Ōtawara Domain - 大田原藩

大田原氏
1600 - 1871
Ōtawara Clan
12,000 Koku

Sano Domain - 佐野藩

堀田氏
1825 - 1871
Horita Clan
16,000 Koku

Takatoku Domain - 高徳藩

戸田氏
1866 - 1870
Toda Clan
11,000 Koku

Utsunomiya Domain - 宇都宮藩Utsunomiya Castle

奥平氏
1601 - 1619
Okudaira Clan
100,000 Koku
本多氏
1619 - 1622
Honda Clan
155,000 Koku
奥平氏
1622 - 1668
Okudaira Clan
120,000 Koku
松平 (奥平)
1668 - 1681
Matsudaira (Okudaira) Clan
150,000 Koku
本多氏
1681 - 1685
Honda Clan
100,000 Koku
奥平氏
1685 - 1697
Okudaira Clan
90,000 Koku
阿部氏
1697 - 1710
Abe Clan
100,000 Koku
戸田氏
1710 - 1749
Toda Clan
67,000 Koku
松平 (深溝)
1749 - 1774
Matsudaira (Fukōzu) Clan
65,000 Koku
戸田氏
1774 - 1868
Toda Clan
70,000 Koku