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Over 1000-year-old Shanggantang Village (4)

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08:34, May 08, 2012

Photo taken on May 5, 2012 shows the Wenchang Pavilion built in the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) in Shanggantang Village of Jiangyong County, central China's Hunan Province. Shanggantang Village, with a history of more than 1,000 years, locates 25 kilometers southwest of Jiangyong and has more than 400 families. Most the villagers are surnamed Zhou. The village has more than 200 resident houses and a number of other historical relics built in the Ming (1368-1644) and Qing (1644-1911) dynasties. (Xinhua/Li Ga)
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