Tongcheng County

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Tongcheng County

通城县

Tungcheng
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Tongcheng
Location of the seat in Hubei
Coordinates: 29°14′43″N113°49′01″E / 29.2453°N 113.8170°E / 29.2453; 113.8170 Coordinates: 29°14′43″N113°49′01″E / 29.2453°N 113.8170°E / 29.2453; 113.8170
CountryPeople's Republic of China
Province Hubei
Prefecture-level city Xianning
Time zone UTC+8 (China Standard)
Website www.zgtc.gov.cn/zw/

Tongcheng (Chinese : 通城 ; pinyin :Tōngchéng) is the governmental seat and the name of a county in Xianning City, Hubei, People's Republic of China, bordering the provinces of Jiangxi (to the east) and Hunan (to the south and west).

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History

The Red 16th Army, stationed at the Hunan-Hubei-Jiangxi Soviet annihilated an entire regiment of the Guomindang/Nationalist army here in December 1930, disrupting its planned siege of the Red base.

Administration

Nine towns: [1]

Two townships:

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References

  1. 通城县行政区划 (in Chinese). Tongcheng County People's Government. 1 July 2015. Retrieved 18 March 2018. 通城县辖隽水、麦市、塘湖、关刀、五里、北港、石南、沙堆、马港9镇,大坪、四庄乡。