Fanshi County

Fanshi County

繁峙县 [1]

Location in Xinzhou
Location in Xinzhou
Fanshi is located in Shanxi
Location of the seat in Shanxi
Coordinates: Coordinates: 39°11′20″N113°15′58″E / 39.189°N 113.266°E / 39.189; 113.266
Country People's Republic of China
Province Shanxi
Prefecture-level city Xinzhou
Time zone UTC+8 (China Standard)
Fanshi County
Simplified Chinese 繁峙
Traditional Chinese 繁峙

Fanshi County, is a county in Xinzhou City, in the northeast of Shanxi Province, China, bordering Hebei province to the southeast. It is the easternmost county-level division of Xinzhou.

History [ edit ]

Fanshi County was one of the divisions of Yanmen Commandery under the Qin and Han.

Geography [ edit ]

Fanshi is located north of Mount Wutai and east of Daixian.

Economy [ edit ]

The primary industry of Fanshi county is gold mining.[citation needed]

References [ edit ]

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