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Lost City Found Underwater in China


Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 61 days ago - fubiz.net
Qiandao Lake is a man-made lake located in Chun'an County, China, where archeologists have discovered in 2001 ruins of an underwater city. The city is at a depth of 26-40 meters and was named "Lion City". There would have been 290 000 people living



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Sabine H. (186)
Saturday February 15, 2014, 8:39 am
Thanks !!!
 

Geoff Kemp (1)
Saturday February 15, 2014, 9:12 am
Weird that it was "discovered" by archaeologists. It was only flooded in 1959 for hydroelectricity. Surely there are records for this relatively recent decision.Makes me wonder if it was flooded for another reason.
 

Teresa W. (626)
Saturday February 15, 2014, 10:04 am
fascinating
 

Kit B. (277)
Saturday February 15, 2014, 10:04 am

Fantastic pictures, of this ancient city. Now I am more curious and will have to do some research about this "lost" city. Thanks Marty.
 

Lonsdale Moon (70)
Saturday February 15, 2014, 11:55 am
Amazing pics, kind of eerie, thanks
 

Natasha Salgado (456)
Saturday February 15, 2014, 1:14 pm
Interesting--hadn't heard about it before. I imagine there'plenty more undiscovered cities in our ocean floors. Great pics! Thx Marty
 

Allan Yorkowitz (458)
Saturday February 15, 2014, 1:37 pm
I'm assuming this was released 13 years ago. The pictures are incredible.
 

. (0)
Saturday February 15, 2014, 2:06 pm
Fascinating to see.
 

Angela J. (57)
Saturday February 15, 2014, 2:11 pm
Wow!
 

Roger Garin-michaud (60)
Saturday February 15, 2014, 2:47 pm
noted, thanks
 

Ondine J. (124)
Saturday February 15, 2014, 9:04 pm
Amazing pictures , this has piqued my curiosity, thanks a lot for posting
 

Winn Adams (178)
Sunday February 16, 2014, 10:12 am
Wow, amazing pictures. Thanks.
 

Nimue P. (195)
Wednesday February 19, 2014, 1:09 am
Interesting :)
 
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