Manholes in Japan

As we traveled by bicycle, we spent a lot of time looking down at the road in front of us, and noticed that every town often had its own manhole design. I soon started taking photos:

In some cases the manholes depicted emblems of the town; in others we were mystified!

Also, I’m not the only one to discover Japanese manholes: ! And there are even pages for individual prefectures’ manholes:

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