Hamada, Shimane

city in Shimane Prefecture, Japan
Map of Shimane Prefecture showing Hamada

Hamada (浜田市, Hamada-shi) is a Japanese city in Shimane Prefecture on the island of Honshu.[1]


Hamada was a castle town in the Edo period.[2]


  1. Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2002). "Hamada" in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 281.
  2. Deal, William E. (2005). Handbook to Life in Medieval and Early Modern Japan, p. 71.

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