continuation stone

Tono City

Southern Iwate

On top of two rows of stones, on the left side is a huge stone about 7 meters wide, 5 meters deep, and 2 meters thick that acts as a capstone. In the 11th chapter of Tono Monogatari Shui, it says, ``Zokuishi closely resembles what scholars call dolmens these days.'' It is also said that the tombs of ancient people were made of large stones, but Musashibo Benkei There is also a legend that a man got his foot caught and placed a capstone on the base stone.

〒028-0533 Kamiyaori, Ayaori-cho, Tono City, Iwate Prefecture
Contact name (company) Tono City Tourism Association

Phone number 0198-62-1333

FAX number 0198-62-4244

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