Sendai

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Water station, used for purification. We are on our way to Date's grave. Aobayama is the mountain that has the grave site of Daté Masamuné and a statue of same. “In 1602 the powerful daimyo Daté Masamuné (1566-1636) built Aoba Castle, and Sendai became th centre of one of the largest fiefs in northern Japan.