Chinese city moves 600-tonne archway to make way for subway construction

Chinese city moves 600-tonne archway to make way for subway construction

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Chinese city moves 600-tonne archway to make way for subway construction” – below is their description.

A 600-tonne archway that had stood in the way of construction of a new subway line in central China was moved intact in August 2022. The 12-year-old structure, modelled on landmark traditional gates at a temple in Beijing, was placed on rollers for the three-day manoeuvre in Taiyuan, the provincial capital of the Shanxi province.

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