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Stand tall and upright in the red tower of old city of county of Jingdezhen float bridge, only then say on the west tower, it is the mark sex building of county of archaic float bridge, the beauty of ” of badge of city of ancient time of “ of bridge having surplus praise. The tower is the abbreviation of ” of tope of “ of our country ancient time, common calls “ pagoda ” , use the ” of “ Buddhist relics that saves Buddhist author Sakyamuni the earliest, namely body spirit, also use the remains that saves dignitary or body character later, so, the tower also is the objective of Buddhist visualize. Tope builds formal traceable India this kind, bright emperor always makes the same score the Eastern Han Dynasty 7 years (the Christian era 67 years) buddhism passes into our country, tope also passes into China subsequently. So, tower and cloister are contacted together commonly, and it is to first cloister hind has a tower.    Red tower The past also has a cloister before red tower, cry on the west temple, the Tang Dynasty before be being built at more than 1000 years too with 6 years (the Christian era 832 years) . Generation of the Song Dynasty builds grand 2 years (the Christian era 961 years) table of civilian goosefoot article advocates float bridge county in on the west a tope is built at the back of the temple, after this, pass around 79 years, decide the first year of an era or the reign of an emperor to Song Daikang (the Christian era 1040) , a 9 towers with tall layer unplug the ground and case, stand tall and upright up to now. Red tower already had the history of close chiliad. When undertaking be metricaled on the spot to red tower about the unit 1970, discover cat head has an answer tub, shape of cupreous qualitative boiler, casting has a character, account red tower makes finished time. Government of Jingdezhen city people undertook weighing repairing to red tower 1984, last a period of time two years, comprehensive rehabilitate opens to the outside world. The Buddha name of red tower is ” of “ mahatma pagoda, because repose,be in float bridge ancient county west, cry again so on the west tower. It is Chinese ancient time one of 72 towers, also be Jiangxi province churchyard is existent the earliest, save a the most complete large ancient tower, also be called by people so “ Jiangxi ” of the first tower. Red 1959 tower is headed to approve Jiangxi to save key cultural relic to protect an unit by the row. Present red tower in all 7, plane is hexagon, rock-bottom side is long it is 5.2 meters, each take in upcountry gradually, 3.7 meters when grow to edge carrying a layer on the head. The tower arrives high from level ground of the ground outdoor answer basin top is 37.8 meters. Each of the tower build brim and platform with blue bricks, the side outside platform is not set protect column. Whole tower figure is concise and grand. Tower uses real step of large blue bricks, rock-bottom wall is large amount to 3 meters. Since red tower is to use blue bricks build by laying bricks or stones to become, why can you be gules? The plaster sealing a brick that writtens guarantee be used when tower because of build by laying bricks or stones is to use oar of lime, polished glutinous rice, laterite soil and arenaceous 4 kinds of component mix and become, those who pass hundreds of years is weather-beaten, the red soil in the plaster inside is ceaseless outside excessive, catch whole tower into red gradually, so tower of a blue bricks turned “ into red tower ” eventually. Red tower is used wear a wall to circle a type construction, this kind of structure is very special. Want cat head of climb a hill, must get on first from tower insole layer, outside wearing a pylon next, circle half rounds along the platform outside the tower (platform width is not worth 50 centimeters) , enter from another door again step goes up to ascend on one inside the tower, come out to be circled half rounds again next. Such move back and forth, ability enters cat head. Because record tower pattern very special, the platform outside the tower very narrow, and without baluster, ascend a tower to have certain dangerous sex, it is so when tower of heavy 1984 Xiu Gong, the passageway that ascends ground floor the tower up is sealed rise, give birth to an accident in order to avoid the hair when the tourist ascends a tower. In float Liang Hai has a lot of fokelore about red tower. According to legend yuan face last years of a dynasty or reign, zhu Yuanzhang (namely later the emperor of found a state of Ming Dynasty) it is Yang Hu of Po of big fight of contention the world with Chen Youliang, in the begining Zhu Yuanzhang loses, along county of bridge of float of prosperous river fall back on, hide to red cat head, chen Youliang belt is chased after arms ransack into the county, but did not go up to ransack to cat head, the result arrives without search Zhu Yuanzhang, withdraw troops then. The reason of the tower that do not have search is a tower it is Buddhist shrine, average soldier is not entered; 2 it is Zhu Yuanzhang when entering a tower at that time, be prostrate climb in, the cobweb on pylon is done not have by break, chase after arms think to enter a tower without the person. After Zhu Yuanzhang comes down from cat head, local common people sends grey water cake (buck cake) make solid food to him, from now on the buck cake of float bridge county became the characteristic food with famous place. Zhu Yuanzhang became an emperor later, tell his descendants, bridge saying float had a tower to ever saved him one life, worm-eaten already need maintains that tower, because he flees for his life hastily, did not see clear tower name, remember the tower that is red only. Later his the 9th acting grandchildren, zhu Yi of emperor of 10 thousand all previous all ascend the throng the 3rd year (1575) , dial special funds to build red tower again from the treasury. Press convention, the state does not give money to build temple tower, temple tower is to rely on a monk mendicant or believer pilgrim people contributory and build, belong to special case this. Red tower although harships of chiliad of all previous classics, up to now still imposing towers aloft in Chang Jianghe bank, indicated the scientific gender that it designs adequately, report goes out the building water of craftsman is gentle and aesthetic at that time appeal, it is at that time the concentration of socioeconomy, culture and science and technology is reflected. Gong Dazhong recorded the general picture of a lot of history of float bridge and changes on the spot, it is the testimony of float bridge history, it is the mark sex building of archaic float bridge, nowadays also is float bridge county has representative humanitarian landscape and one of tourist attraction.
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