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One of the three landings for the ferries is preserved, complete with an old light.  Far in the distance you can see the modern highway that spans the bay.  One landing was for the exclusive use of the daimyo.  The second landing was used by the samurai, merchants and commoners.  The third landing was used once a year when the Korean delegation visited the shogun in Edo.  On busy days, it must have been very frustrating to wait in long lines while one landing was unused.
Copyright © 2007, Helen and Steve Rindsberg

One of the three landings for the ferries is preserved, complete with an old light. Far in the distance you can see the modern highway that spans the bay. One landing was for the exclusive use of the daimyo. The second landing was used by the samurai, merchants and commoners. The third landing was used once a year when the Korean delegation visited the shogun in Edo. On busy days, it must have been very frustrating to wait in long lines while one landing was unused.