Valley at tonosawa
[ID] 180  ( ID:180 )
[Photographer] Ogawa,Kazumasa
[Album] Ogawa,Kazumasa (Album)
[Place] Hakone
[Date] unknown
[Color] color
[Size] 257x212
[Cabinet] 5-4-0
[Keyword] highway/ravine/river/Hakone

This road was the forerunner of national road No.1 between Yumoto and Miyanoshita, near the valley in Tonosawa. Yamaguchi Senosuke of the Miyanoshita Fujiya Hotel initiated the construction of the road with capital including his own and with support from nearby villages such as Sokokura and Miyagino. The road contributed greatly to the development of Hakone.