Sagami Province facts for kids
Sagami Province (相模国code: ja is deprecated , Sagami no kuni) was an old province of Japan in the area of central and western Kanagawa Prefecture. It was sometimes called Sōshū (相州code: ja is deprecated ).
All of Sagami became part of the new Kanagawa Prefecture in 1876.
In 1906, the Imperial Japanese Navy battleship Sagami was named after the province.
Shrines and Temples
Samukawa jinja was the chief Shinto shrine (ichinomiya) of Hōki.
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