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Statue of Richard H Brunton , Yokohama

Statue of Richard H Brunton  - Yokohama, Japan
Statue of Richard H Brunton
Yokohama Park, Yokohama, Japan 231-0823Map
+81 45 681 7550
Neighborhood: Naka-ku
Overview

Richard Henry Brunton was born in Scotland in 1841. He was initially employed by the Japanese Government as an adviser to build lighthouses. He arrived in Japan in 1868 and left in 1876 after a disagreement. However, during his time in Japan, he designed some 26 lighthouses mostly in the area of Tokyo Bay. Additionally, Richard helped with the design and building of numerous other projects including bridges, waterworks, the Yokohama harbor and Yokohama Park, where his statue is placed. - AH

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Statue of Richard H Brunton General Information
  • Open Hours: Sunday to Saturday from 12:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Nearest Train: Kannai Station on Jr Negishi Line or Nihon-odori on Minato Mirai Line
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