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오키국(隱岐國) 송도(松島)의 서쪽섬으로부터 바닷길로 40리쯤 떨어진 북방에 한 섬이 있으니 이름을 죽도(竹島, 울릉도)라고 한다. 이 섬은 일본에 접하고 조선에 인접하였는데 지형은 삼각으로 주위는 대충 15리 정도 … 호슈(伯州) 요나고(米子)로부터 죽도까지 바닷길로 160리 정도가 된다. 요나코에서 이즈모로 나와 오키의 후쿠시마(福浦)에서 松島까지는 바닷길로 60리정도, 송도에서 죽도까지는 40리 가량이라고 말하고 있다. 이상의 제설(諸說)은 교호(享保) 9년(1724) 관부(官府, 에도막부)의 하문에 의하여 요나고의 백성 오다니 규에몬(大谷九右衛門) 및무라카와 이치베이에( 村川市兵衛)라고 하는 자의 답서(答書)에 의거한 것이다.
There is an island called Takeshima (Ulleungdo)on a sea route in the northen region that is about 40 ri (里) west of Oki District’s Matsushima (Dokdo/Takeshima). This island bordered Japan and Chosun. It is triangular-sized with a circumference of about 15 ri. … It is about 160 ri from 伯州米子 to Takeshima (Ulleungdo). They say that from 米子 by way of 이즈모, it is about 60 ri from 福浦 to Matsushima (Dokdo/Takeshima) and about 40 ri from Matsushima to Takeshima (Ulleungdo).
The above opinion was given by 米子 residents 大谷九右衛門 and 村川市兵衛 in response to an inquiry by the government in 1724gerry at occidentalism
From Nishi-jima (西島: west island) of Matsushima in Oki-no-kuni (land of Oki) about 40-ri on the sea, there is an island in the north and it is called Takeshima.
This island is close to Japan and close to Chosun, and its shape is triangular, and its circumference is about 15-ri.
Distance from Yonago of Hakusyu to Takeshima is about 160-ri on the sea.
(You have to go) from Yonago to Izumo, and then (you’ll go) by way of Oki’s Matsushima and (you’ll) reach Takeshima.
However, they say that distance from Oki’s Fukushima to Matsushima is about 60-ri on the sea, and distance from Matsushima to Takeshima is about 40-ri.
The various information above were written in the 9th year of Kyoho (1724) after the questioning civillians in Yonago - Kyuemon Oya and Ichibee Murakawa.pacifist at occidentalism
There is an island called Takeshima (Ulleungdo)on a sea route in the northen region that is about 40 ri (里) from west island*1 of Oki District’s Matsushima (Dokdo/Takeshima),This island
bordered Japan and it is in the neighborhood of Chosun. It is triangular-sized with a circumference of about 15 ri. …It is about 160 ri from 伯州米子 to Takeshima (Ulleungdo).
You’ll reach Takeshima from 米子 to Matushima of Ok by way of 出雲.,,, It is about 60 ri from 福浦 of Oki to Matsushima (Dokdo/Takeshima) and about 40 ri from Matsushima to Takeshima (Ulleungdo)ponta