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Ancient merchant ship unearthed in E China

11-24-2010 16:53 BJT

Relics experts inspect an excavation site in Heze, East China's Shandong province on
Nov 23, 2010. An ancient merchant ship built during the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368),
with a height of 1.8 meters, length of 21 meters and breadth of 5 meters, was
unearthed and dug out from a construction site, and about 110 other relics were
discovered nearby on Sept 20, 2010. [Xinhua]


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