Yaotome Aqueduct


Yaotome Aqueduct村

This aqueduct was constructed to allow the Nishitenryu Principal Canal to cross the Fukasawa River. Though it was completed in 1927, the completion of the Fukasawa Syphon in 1942 put an end to its use as an aqueduct, and at present it being repurposed as a road.
(certified as one of the “100 Select Moving Things in Minowa”)
It was used in a scene from the 2003 film “Sayonara, Kuro,” starring Satoshi Tsumabuki.


address Yaotome, Minowa Town
since 1927
access About 10 minutes by car from Ina Matsushima Station


Agricultural Land Development Division, Agricultural Administration Department, Nagano Prefecture