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Kaminokawa Town

Kaminokawa (上三川町, Kaminokawa-machi) is a town located in Tochigi Prefecture. The villages of Kaminokawa, Hongo and Tako were created within Haga District on 1 April 1889 with the creation of the municipalities system. On 26 December 1891, Tako Village was

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Kaminokawa (上三川町, Kaminokawa-machi) is a town located in Tochigi Prefecture. The villages of Kaminokawa, Hongo and Tako were created within Haga District on 1 April 1889 with the creation of the municipalities system. On 26 December 1891, Tako Village was renamed Meiji Village. Kaminokawa was elevated to town status on 1 July 1893. On 29 April 1955, Kaminokawa annexed Meiji and Hongo. The Nissan Tochigi plant is located within Kaminokawa and is a major local employer.

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