Ming City Wall Ruins Park
Ming Beijing City Wall Ruins, located at the southern end of West
Second Ring Road, built in the Ming orthodox four years. Here the
southwest corner of the site is within the city walls, dilapidated,
gradually Qingta, leaving only remnants of a hundred meters long.
1987 Municipal Bureau of Cultural Relics Xicheng District Government
jointly with the repair walls, retaining seven sections monuments
and fortresses fix, transform and beautify the surroundings, making
modern civilization, the ancient cultures of Beijing in another
landscape. Xibianmen Ming City Wall Ruins built in Ming orthodox
four years (1439). West wicket was that one of the seven gates outside
the capital city of the Qing Dynasty, Beijing
winter tours to which is located between the southern end of
West Second Ring Road is now two viaducts. After the junction near
the gates of the city and outside the northeast, northwest corner
with two each provision of a north inner city, the regulation more
primitive, gate pass is only 11 meters high, respectively, and West
said Dongbianmen wicket.
History Shangming wall length 40 km, dating back
more than 580 years of history. Originally rammed earth walls, orthodox
first year (1436) the construction of the tower when the capital
nine masonry wall reinforcement package thoroughly to form the walls
now design pattern. Approximately 11 m high walls, the top width
of 15 meters, 18 meters wide wall base. Therefore, there is a significant
closing of the walls from top to bottom. Most of the walls of the
1950s and 1960s were removed. Repair old as the principle of rehabilitation
as repair works are in accordance with the ancient city walls, the
outer wall using circles or donations collected Old brick. Chongwenmen
existing line to the southeast corner of the floor, the walls of
the ruins 1.5 km, is part of the former Beijing city wall of the
inner city, is the only remaining section, is also a sign of Beijing.
Its floor is the southeast corner of the city
's largest remaining walls corner turrets, was built in the Ming
Dynasty orthodox Dynasty (AD 1436), is a national key cultural relics
protection units. Ming and Qing dynasties several renovations, is
the only preserved Ming Dynasty Beijing turret. Building was built
in the outer walls of prominent square pedestal. Desk height of
12 meters, 39.45 meters long bottom, top, length 15 m, height of
17 meters, a height of 29 meters, building area of over 700 square
meters. Flat L-shaped, four brick wall, eaves Shanding. House of
the outer east, south and west faces two wide, both sides of the
provision of the north arrow windows (perforation), a total of 4
layers 144 holes. Kim Joo- 20 in vivo cross floor is the main load-bearing
structure of the turret. Junba tall turret, in the form of a special,
unique illustration of the Ming and Qing garrison and the tower
of the building.
Cloud Taoist Temple
Center "Water Cube"
Stadium "Bird's Nest"