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alttitle 弘义

Zhengyangmen
正阳门

In 1900, during the Boxer Rebellion, both the archery gate and and formal gate at Zhengyangmen were damaged by mortor fire and subsequent fires. Above, the archery gate lost its top floor. Below, the gate at Zhengyangmen ablaze.


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