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Qian County

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Qian County

Qian County
Chinese transcription(s)
 • Traditional 乾縣
 • Simplified 乾县
 • Pinyin Qián Xiàn
Qianling Mausoleum complex
Qianling Mausoleum complex
Country  China
Province Shaanxi
Prefecture Xianyang
Time zone China standard time (UTC+8)

Qian County or Qianxian is a county of Xianyang, Shaanxi, China.


Historical monuments

A Tang Dynasty imperial tomb complex, Qianling Mausoleum is located on Liangshan Mountain (梁山) in Qian County, 6 km away from the county's urban center and 74 km from Xi'an.[1]


  1. ^ 乾陵无字碑之谜 (The riddle of a blank stele at Qianling) (Chinese)

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