Yueyang Bldg.
Hunan Province

Yueyang Bldg. towers in the Hunan Province Yueyang west gate top, the Dongting Lake bank, had “the Tungting lake day sewer since old times, the Yoyang world building” the reputation, with the Jiangxi Nanchang's Tengwangge, the Hubei Wuhan's Huanghe Bldg. and is called the south of Yangzi River three given name buildings.the helmet which for the stack-up Yueyang Bldg.'s roof sets off “the pleasant dougong which” the request lifts becomes to go against the type, but this kind of arch duplicate curls upwards ancient times general the hard helmet-like went against the type structure in our country ancient times in the history of architecture is unique.

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Copyright: Jacky Cheng
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 5654x2827
Taken: 10/11/2007
Uploaded: 26/03/2009
Updated: 01/03/2015


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More About Hunan Province

Hunan is a province of the People's Republic, is located south of the Yangtze River. Most areas in the south of Dongting Lake, hence the name Hunan. Xiangjiang River runs through the territory of North and South, also known as Xiang. According to legend, the Xiangjiang River in the past few plant hibiscus, Tan Tang Dynasty poet used the "Autumn Hibiscus country thousands of miles" of the sentence, Hunan, it has "Hibiscus country, "said. Hunan, Jiangxi east, west, Chongqing, Guizhou, southern border of Guangdong, Guangxi, Hubei Province north. Jurisdiction of 13 prefecture-level cities and 1 autonomous prefecture, a total of 136 counties (county-level cities or municipal districts) or more administrative units, the provincial capital of Changsha City based.