- a former city in E Hubei province, in E China: now part of Wuhan.
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Wuhan signifies the three cities of Wuchang, Hankow, and Hanyang.
The Hanyang embankment will follow pretty closely the present shore line but not beyond the iron works jetty.
Hanyang's chimneys are preparing to rival those of Bombay, and it boasts the largest ironworks in China.A Wayfarer in China
At Hanyang near Hankow are large iron-works owned by Chinese.
- a former city in SE China, in SE Hubei at the confluence of the Han and Yangtze Rivers: one of the Han Cities; merged with Hankow and Wuchang in 1950 to form the conurbation of Wuhan
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