Tanggu District

Tanggu District (Chinese: 塘沽; pinyin: Tánggū Qū) was a district in the Tianjin municipality, now part of the Binhai New Area. It is on the Hai River where it enters the Bohai Sea, and is a port for Tianjin, which is about 48 km (30 mi) upriver. The Tianjin Economic-Technological Development Area is within the city limits and oversees the construction of a bridge.

Tanggu
塘沽区
District of the People's Republic of China
1927–2009
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Location of Tanggu in Tianjin
History 
• Established
1927
• Disestablished
2009
Succeeded by
Binhai
Today part ofPart of the Binhai New Area, Tianjin
A dragonboat race in Tanggu.

The Tanggu Truce was signed in Tanggu.

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  1. ^ s 新村, p Xīncūn.
  2. ^ s 解放路, p Jiěfànglù.
  3. ^ s 三槐路, p Sānhuáilù.
  4. ^ s 新港, p Xīngǎng.
  5. ^ s 杭州道, p Hángzhōudào.
  6. ^ s 新河, p Xīnhé.
  7. ^ s 向阳, p Xiàngyáng.
  8. ^ s 大沽, p Dàgū.
  9. ^ s 胡家园, p Hújiāyuán.

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Coordinates: 38°59′50.60″N 117°40′28.20″E / 38.9973889°N 117.6745000°E / 38.9973889; 117.6745000