ⓘ Baishui County

                                     

ⓘ Baishui County

Baishui County contains the following smaller divisions: Chengguan Township, Dukang Township, Xigu Township, Fenglei Township, Yaohe Township, Chengjiao Village, North Jingtou Village, Leiya Village, Leicun Village, Mengong Village, Shoushui Village, Zongzi Village, Shiguan Village, Beiyuan Village, Dayang Village, Xudao Village, Lingao Village, and Yuntai Village.

Two areas Baishuis known or historical significance. The village of Shiguan, according to legend, the birthplace of Cang Jie, a well-known figure in ancient Chinese history, who was the scribe and historian of the yellow Emperor is credited with the creation of Chinese characters. The name of the village, Shiguan 史官 means" historian”. Dukan township makes "Du Kang" brand, the Chinese baytszyu, so named for a legendary figure-Du-Kahn, a man of the Xia dynasty is credited with the invention of alcoholic beverages in China. Though not completely referenced in classical literature, Du Kan was famously complimented in verse the three kingdoms generals Cao Cao: "what means it is possible to lose concerns Mans? It is only Du Kang".

Friday, 9 November 2018, around 11:00 a.m. local time, cache around 100.000 pieces of the Northern song dynasty, the currency weight for a total amount of 460 kilograms was discovered on a construction site in Baishui County.