Tokyo Bay

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To′kyo Bay′


n.
an inlet of the Pacific, in SE Honshu Island of Japan. 30 mi. (48 km) long; 20 mi. (32 km) wide.
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Commodore Matthew Perry, sent by President Fillmore, succeeded in anchoring his ships off the coast at Uraga, at the entrance to Edo Bay in 1853, and in 1854 a trade treaty was signed by the shogunal government.
This view is from above the Fukagawa Susaki, a stretch of land extending into the Edo Bay and site of a popular temple.