Jiaoshan Fort is located at the foot of the east side of Jiaoshan Mountain, which echoes the Xiangshan Fort on the south bank. The Fort is a rocky, eight solid, lime-soil fort, which is fan-shaped, facing the mouth of the Yangtze River. The whole fort was a dark fort, each with a small ammunition depot, and another large ammunition depot outside the south of the fort west. The whole was layered by three soils, made of strong abnormal. On July 21, 1842, the British invaders launched the Yangtze River campaign, directly to Zhenjiang and Nanjing. The British invaders invaded the Yangtze River, and were bravely resisted and hit hard by the defense forces of Mount Lushan and Jiaoshan Fort. In the vice capital tonghailing led the Qingzhou soldiers and flag soldiers to fight hard, face more than 80 enemy ships, fierce artillery, but because the number of less than the enemy, the artillery lost, the Jiaoshan army and people more than 1500 people died, sea-ling also burned the country.
The biggest feature of Zhenjiang 3 Jiaoshan 18 is the feeling that the mountain stands independently in the Yangtze River. Although it is now connected with land as the shoals on the north side become more and more obvious, it is still a little from the south. The new gates are still next to the old relatively small temple gates, the top of the tower and the lower tower courtyard combination modeling is also good.
The best view of Zhenjiang 3 Jiaoshan 17 Wanshou Tower was not open in the off-season, which is a pity, otherwise it must be beautiful from the top looking at the Yangtze River, and the number of Buddha statues inside must be spectacular. Jiaoshan is the only open island in the middle and lower reaches of the Yangtze River, surrounded by water, there is a sense of isolation, Qianlong has come several times, and left the Royal Monument.
The ancient fortress of Jiaoshan is a rocky, eight solid, lime-soil fort, in a fan shape, facing the mouth of the Yangtze River. The whole fortress is a dark fort, each with a small ammunition depot, and a large ammunition depot in the south of the fort outside the west. Standing in front of the ancient artillery, the ears still seem to resound with the rumbling sound of the gun and the earth-shattering shouts, it is thought-provoking, it is awe-inspiring.
Jiaoshan ancient fortress is located in Jiaoshan east foot of Zhenjiang City, Jiangsu Province, dense forest, gargantuan stone, eight fortress into horseshoe shape arrangement, gun mouth facing the river, standing in the throat of the Yangtze River, since ancient times, this is the military must contend for the place. Southern Song patriotic general Han Sezhong led thousands of soldiers stationed in Jiaoshan, blocking the Jin soldiers.
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