Minamoto Yoshitsune is a younger brother of Minamotono Yoritomo (Shogun of Kamakura Shogunate) was escaped from Yoritomo to Oshu (Tohoku region), however in 1189, Yoshitsune committed sulcldo in Koromogawa (Oshu city, Iwate prefecture). His head was thrown away and floated on the tide to Koshigoe (Kamakura city). Tradition says that the head of Yoshitsune was purified at this well after founded by a villager. This "Ukiyo-e" picture of Yoshitsune was drawn by Utagawa Kuniyoshi.
auto-translate 稻义经是赖朝平家物语 （镰仓幕府将军） 一个小弟弟从赖朝逃到 Oshu （东北地区），然而在 1189，义经犯下 sulcldo 在 Koromogawa （州市，岩手县）。他的头被丢弃或上市潮到子腰越 （镰仓市）。传统上说义经团长纯度在这口井后创办的一位村民。这"浮世绘"义经的画是歌川国芳。