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Otsu kura bugyo

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  • Japanese: 大津蔵奉行 (Ootsu kura bugyou)

The Ôtsu kura bugyô was magistrate for the granaries of the city of Ôtsu. In the 1830s, the stipend was 350 koku.

The nagayamon gate of the home of Suzuki Gonjûrô, who was Ôtsu kura bugyô as of 1836, still stands today along a major road just outside Hikone castle.

References

  • Plaques on-site at Nagaya-mon of the Old Suzuki Residence, Hikone.
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