Ancient Huai River water control facility found in Xuyi county
2017-12-15 14:14:00


Jiangsu media reported on Dec 14 that a Huai River flood prevention facility in the Ming and Qing dynasties (1368 - 1911) was discovered during a recent urban area renovation project in Xuyi county, Huai’an city, Jiangsu province. According to a survey, the ancient facility was a 680-meter-long flood prevention dike, which was built in the Ming Dynasty and reinforced in the Qing Dynasty. (Photo from

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