History of Minamisanriku-cho
We introduce the history of municipalities after the Meiji era in area of Minamisanriku-cho.
|1875||Shitsukawa-mura, Shizuhama-mura, 3 or village of Arato Hamamura are merged and become this Yoshimura.|
|October 31, 1895||This Yoshimura enforces town organization and becomes Shitsukawa-cho.|
|March 1, 1955||Shitsukawa-cho, Tokura-mura, one town 2 village of Iriya-mura are merged and become Shitsukawa-cho.|
|April 1, 1959||Utatsu village enforces town organization and becomes Utatsucho.|
|October 1, 2005||Two towns of Shitsukawa-cho and Utatsucho are merged and become Minamisanriku-cho.|
Registration day: December 12, 2012 / Update day: December 12, 2012