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The Eight DO
HOKURIKUDO - The Eight Roads of KOTO



 


KAGA FUJISHIMA   * SANEKAGE Finds An ECHIZEN Flock *
            RAI origins reach from ECHIZEN TOMOSHIGE(1) to mix 
     with SANEKAGE"s SOSHU style. Note: OEI style-fade marks 
the end of the NAMBOKUCHO era. ITAME with MASAME.
SUGU-KUZURE BA. O-MIDARE GUNOME CHOJI-MIDARE BA. Some
KAWAZU-like with islands. A few TOGARI or SANBONSUGI.
KINSUJI. HAKIKAKE TOGARI BOSHI.              KAGA SANEKAGE: Pronounced KO-MOKUME with CHIKEI              and JI-NIE. NIE GUNOME KO-MIDARE with SUNAGASHI.
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 FUJISHIMA RAI        ETCHU SODEN
----------------><---------------               ____________________________               ETCHU NORISHIGE GEN-KYO 1321                      ___|____                      SANEKAGE(1) TEI-JI 1362 to O-AN 1368      ___________________|_______________ ______________ ____|____            ___|____       ____|____      ____|____ TOMOSHIGE(2)         SANEKAGE(2)    KUNITSUGU(1)   YUKIMITSU(1)     | MEI-TOKU 1390  EI-TOKU 1381   See HASHIZUME  See IWAKIMURA     |___________ _____________ ____|____    ___|_____    ____|____       ________  TOMOSHIGE(3) KAGEMITSU(1) KOREMITSU(1)    TOMOKIYO O-EI 1394 ____|____    ___|_____                    KORESHIGE    TOMOSHIGE(4) KAGEMITSU(2)                 MORIKUNI  ____|____    ___|_____                    _______       TOMOSHIGE(5) KAGEMITSU(3)                 TOMOIYE BUN-MEI 1469  ____|____    ___|_____                    TOMOHIRO   TOMOSHIGE(6) KAGEMITSU(4)                 ________    ____|____    ___|_____                    MORIKUNI CHO-KYO 1487 TOMOSHIGE(7) KAGEMITSU(5)                 _________                                             KORESHIGE MEI-O 1492                                           TOMOYOSHI                                              _________                                                MUNESHIGE EI-SHO 1504                                           MORIKUNI                                              KUNIKANE    _________                                 NORIMITSU  YUKIMITSU(1) EI-WA 1375     |________________ __________ ___________ __|______      ____|____    __|_____    __|_____ YUKIMITSU(2)   CHIKANORI(1) NOBUNAGA(1) MITSUYUKI YUKIMITSU(3)   CHIKANORI(2) NOBUNAGA(2) KIYOMITSU(1) YUKIMITSU(4)   CHIKANORI(3)               |_______________ YUKIMITSU(5)                            __|______    _____|___                                         KIYOMITSU(2) NOBUMITSU              -  IWAKI-MURA  -           KIYOMITSU(3)   UJINARI                                         KIYOMITSU(4)                                         KIYOMITSU(5)                                         KIYOMITSU(6)


Fujishima Tomoshige
Nagasa: 2 Shaku 6 Sun 6 Bu (80.6cm)
Moto-haba: 1 Sun 7 Bu (3.25cm)
Saki-haba: 6 Bu 2 Rin (1.9cm)
Kissaki-naga: 1 Sun 1 Bu 2 Rin (3.45cm)
Nakago: 8 Sun 6 Bu 1 Rin (26.1cm)
Nakagozori 2 Bu 4 Rin (0.75cm)


Shinogi-tsukuri, Ihori-mune, Koshizori, Funbari Tachi with strong Chu-Kissaki.
Running Itame with Masame Hada has JiNie.
Gunome Ko-Midare ba in very fine Ko-Nie, with streaming Sunagashi. The line becomes defined and approaches the Ha in the Monouchi.
Yakidashi line falls near the Ha.
Ubu Nakago has one Mekugi-ana.

               Tomoshige




























Fujishima Tomoshige
Juyo Bunkazai




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