#560: Kyu-gorin Kyokaidoh (category: church)
Kyu-gorin Kyokaidoh is a catholic church standing in Hisakajima Island, which belongs to Goto Islands (refer to #514). It is the second oldest church in Nagasaki Prefecture, after Ohura Tenshudoh (refer to #551).
It is one of important cultural properties designated by Japanese government and a factor of "Hidden Christian Sites in the Nagasaki Region", a UNESCO World Heritage Site newly listed in 2018.
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