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XICHUAN COUNTY (Chinese : 淅川县; pinyin : Xīchuān Xiàn) is a county of Nanyang, Henan , China
China
.

Xichuan has an area of 2,798 square kilometers and a population of 746,000.Both of the Danjiangkou Reservoir and the Central route of South–North Water Transfer Project
South–North Water Transfer Project
's canal head are located in Xichuan.

The state of Chu 's first capital Danyang was in Xichuan.

CONTENTS

* 1 Administrative divisions * 2 Famous residents * 3 References * 4 External links

ADMINISTRATIVE DIVISIONS

Xichuan has 2 subdistricts , 11 towns , and 4 townships :

* Subdistricts: Longcheng (龙城街道), Shangsheng (商圣街道) * Towns: Jingziguan (荆紫关镇), Laocheng (老城镇), Xianghua (香花镇), Houpo (厚坡镇), Jiuchong (九重镇), Shengwan (盛湾镇), Jinhe (金河镇), Siwan (寺湾镇), Cangfang (仓房镇), Shangji (上集镇), Madeng (马蹬镇) * Townships: Xihuang (西簧乡), Maotang (毛堂乡), Dashiqiao (大石桥乡), Taohe (滔河乡)

FAMOUS RESIDENTS

* Fan Li * Fan Ye * Fan Zhen * Famous Taiwanese poet Chou Meng-tieh was born in Xichuan County
Xichuan County
in 1921. *