Fuzhoucheng

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Fuzhoucheng
复州城镇
Town
Fuzhoucheng is located in Liaoning
Fuzhoucheng
Fuzhoucheng
Location in Liaoning
Coordinates: 39°44′00″N 121°42′37″E / 39.73333°N 121.71028°E / 39.73333; 121.71028Coordinates: 39°44′00″N 121°42′37″E / 39.73333°N 121.71028°E / 39.73333; 121.71028
Country China
Province Liaoning
Sub-provincial city Dalian
County-level city Wafangdian
Village-level divisions 2 residential communities
14 villages
Elevation 18 m (60 ft)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Fuzhou, also Fuzhoucheng[1] (simplified Chinese: 复州城; traditional Chinese: 復州城; pinyin: Fùzhōuchéng) is a town under the administration of Wafangdian City, in southern Liaoning province, China. It lies at the intersection of China National Highway 202 and Liaoning Provincial Highway 313, 57 kilometres (35 mi) north by road from Pulandian.[2] Dahe Reservoir is located several kilometres to the east. There is a 74,132 acres (30,000 hectares) bird reserve nearby with species such as Swan goose and Hooded crane about 15 km (9.3 mi) southwest of the town.[3] As of 2011, it has 2 residential communities (社区) and 14 villages under its administration.[4]

Notable people[edit]

  • Mou Weixin, politician, a member of the Provincial Assembly for Fuzhou in early 20th century.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 国家测绘局测绘科学研究所地名研究室 (1983). 中华人民共和国地图集地名索引. Di tu chu ban she. p. 64. Retrieved 16 March 2012. 
  2. ^ Maps (Map). Google Maps. 
  3. ^ "Wafangdian Fuzhou Wan IBA". Global Species.org. Retrieved 16 March 2012. 
  4. ^ 2011年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码:复州城镇 (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Archived from the original on 2013-02-19. Retrieved 2013-01-19. 
  5. ^ Enatsu, Yoshiki (2004). Banner legacy: the rise of the Fengtian local elite at the end of the Qing. Center for Chinese Studies, The University of Michigan. p. 101. ISBN 978-0-89264-165-9. Retrieved 16 March 2012.