Watase Prefecture

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Watase Prefecture
渡瀬県
—  Prefecture  —
Nakamian transcription(s)
 • Nakamian 渡瀬県
 • Romanji Watase-ken

Symbol of Watase Prefecture
Location of Watase Prefecture in Nakahara
Country Nakahara
Region Tokai
Island Maejima Island
Capital Futami
Government
 • Governor Mihara Motoyuki
Area
 • Total 6,177 km2 (2,400 sq mi)
Area rank 24th
Population (2011)
 • Total 1,724,432
 • Rank 29th
 • Density 280/km2 (720/sq mi)
Time zone Nakahara National Time (UTC+9)
Flower Carthamus tinctorius
Tree Persimmons
Website www.pref-watase.go.nk/

Watase Prefecture (渡瀬県 Watase?) is a Prefecture of Nakahara in the island of Maejima on Hokuriku Region of Tokai Region. The capital city is Futami.

History

Watase Prefecture was part of 2 province prior to the Nakamura Restoration, Shoda Province and Sugihama Province. During the Sengoku period, Suzumoto Clan from Sugihama Province expand their territory within Sugihama Province. Suzumoto Tokichiro, head of Suzumoto Clan came into conflict with the expanding neighbor Morigami Clan numerous times though he able to secure their territory within half of Sugihama.

Under the Miyawaki Shogunate on Shizuku Period, Futami Domain in Sugihama Province controlled by Takahashi Clan with 20.000 koku.

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