Onioshidashi, the village buried under lava

The lava flow resulting from the eruption of Asama mountain on August 5 1783 completely buried the village of Kanbara. Today the site is a protected natural park with a temple dedicated to the victims of the eruption.

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Country: Japan
Area : Kanto area
Prefecture : Gunma-ken
City : Tsumagoi-mura
District : Kanbara
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