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Shimane Prefectural Office
Name:Shimane Prefectural Office 



 
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City:Matsue-shi 
State:Shimane-ken 
Postal Code: 
Country:JAPAN 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=35.4667; long=133.0833
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Designer(s):Shigemori Kanto 
Contruction Date:1959 
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
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Added to JGarden:1/1/1999 
Last Updated:3/25/2001 
JGarden Description:A shukkei karesansui garden located in the courtyard of a modern office building. The garden uses scattered kei-seki to depict the coastline of the Sea of Japan. 4,304 sq. ft. 




Aoyama Cemetary
Not the snows of Fuji
Nor the auspicious plume
    Of the white heron
Nor the sea-foam of Atami
    Is so white
As the cherries of Aoyama:
    Letting fall
The freshness of evanescence
    On the carved stones of the dead.

  John M. Steadman
  20th Century

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