Iidabashi, Tokyo

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Iidabashi (飯田橋 Iidabashi?) is a district of Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan. It was in the former ward of Kōjimachi, which existed in Tokyo until 1947. Its postal code is 102-0072.

Etymology[edit]

Iidabashi is named after a nearby bridge called Iida Bridge (飯田橋, Iidabashi), itself named after an Edo-period farmer, Iida Kihee (飯田喜兵衛, Iida Kihee).

Places[edit]

Economy[edit]

Several companies have their headquarters in Iidabashi, among them Japan Freight Railway Company,[1] KDDI[2] and Nikken Sekkei[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Corporate Overview." Japan Freight Railway Company. Retrieved on March 27, 2010.
  2. ^ "Corporate Data." KDDI. Retrieved on February 21, 2010.
  3. ^ "Corporate Data." Nikken Sekkei. Retrieved on March 04, 2014.

Coordinates: 35°42′09″N 139°44′41″E / 35.70250°N 139.74472°E / 35.70250; 139.74472