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The Kochi-jo castle, reaching 44.4 meters above sea level, is built on Otakasa Hill, which is located close to the center of the Kochi plains. It was establised approximately 400 years ago, and is full of historical significance. Each of the rivers that flow around the south side and the north side of the hill are used as the outer moat. This esteemed castle it is designated as one of Top 100 Castles in Japan.