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In Chengdu discovered the ruins of an irrigation system 4000 years ago

The other day at a construction site g.Chendu / administrative center prov . Sichuan , Southwest China / was discovered an ancient irrigation system, built around 4000 years ago. This reporter learned in the museum of the city. Ruins of dam irrigation facility has a length of 147 m , a width on top and across the bottom - 12 and 14 m , respectively , height - 13 m , unlike other similar monuments at the dam were found 8 artificial ditches and many grottoes. This suggests that the construction of ditches to strengthen levees were jammed into the ground wooden piles . According to museum director Mr. Wang , is the oldest such an object found in Chengtu plain. The dam was built 2000 years before the Dujiangyan Irrigation System , built in the 3rd century. BC under the leadership of the official Li Bing . Incidentally , Dujiangyan continues to operate to this day .


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