Sengakuji Vicinity is located in central Tokyo near Shinagawa station, but it is perhaps more globally recognized as the area where “Sengakuji Temple” is located. The Sengakuji Temple, founded in the 17th century, is Known for the final resting ground of the “47-Ronin”, the masterless samurai from Akoh in the Western part of Japan, all of whom dedicated their entire life to their master…until death.
(Please see https://www.japanistry.com/sengaku-ji-temple/ for detailed story)
The redevelopment area unilaterally proposed by SUMITOMO (without consent of landowners) is an area adjacent to this temple, where a total of 260 property owners live.
known for the story of “47 Ronin”