Grand Canal in China, also known as the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal is the longest canal or artificial river in the world. Starting at Beijing, it passes through Tianjin and the provinces of Hebei, Shandong, Jiangsu and Zhejiang to the city of Hangzhou. The oldest parts of the canal date back to the 5th century BCE, although the various sections were finally combined during the Sui Dynasty (581–618 CE).
The Grand Canal
Looking along the Grand Canal in Suchow, China. The Grand Canal, also known as the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal, is the longest ancient canal or artificial river in the world. It passes through the cities of Beijing and Tianjin and the provinces of Hebei, Shandong, Jiangsu and Zhejiang. The oldest parts of the canal date back to the 5th century BC, although the various sections were finally combined into one during the Sui Dynasty (581–618 AD). The total length of the Grand Canal is roughly…
'Boats on the Crowded Grand Canal, Hangzhou, China' Photographic Print - James L. Stanfield | Art.com
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"(22)-8980-The picturesque Land of Confucius-- Woo Men bridge and Grand Imperial Canal, Soo-Chow, China." Copyright 1906 by Strohmeyer & Wyman. Underwood & Underwood. Original card stereoview from my collection. The ANAGLYPH 3D version of this image that views in 3D when wearing RED/CYAN 3D glasses is here: www.flickr.com/photos/depthandtime/5195673147/