Old Stone Age Tool workshop ruins of 15,000 years ago, were found in Sagamihara.

According to Asahi News Paper, 7 May, 1997, An old stone tool wookshop site is found at Tana-Shioda in Sagamihara city. It is only 10 minutes drive from my house.Newly found Tana-Shioda histric site was used as stone tool wookshop in late old stone age, some 15,000 years ago. The house site is very large, about 10m in diameter, and it is the oldest site of such large scale found in Japan. Many stone tools made with obsidian and 5-6 obsidian unpolished stones as large as child head were found in the neighbors.


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