1896.6.15明治三陸地震津波の北海道における被害に関する文献調査(災害) [in Japanese] LITERATURE SURVEY OF THE MEIJI SANRIKU TSUNAMI EARTHQUAKE OF JUNE 15, 1896(Disaster) [in Japanese]
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The Meiji Sanriku Tsunami Earthquake of 1896 caused severe damage to the costal area of Northeastern Japan. Especially in Miyagi, Iwate and Amomori Prefectures more than 20 thousands were killed by this tsunami and detailed reports on this disasters were documented. However, the damage in Hokkaido is not recorded in details. In this paper a literature survey was carried out though unknown documents and newspaper articles. Detailed damage by settlements listed. Totally 6 persons were killed at 3 settlements and 25 houses were washed out by this tsunami.
- Aij Journal of TECHNOLOGY and Design
Aij Journal of TECHNOLOGY and Design 12(23), 487-490, 2006
Architectural Institute of Japan