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Yijiangmen

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Yijiangmen was built in 1921 during the republican era.  During this time the dock on the Yangtze River near Lion Hill became the major arrival point for visitors coming to Nanjing.  As a result, this gate was built to allow easier entrance to the city from these docks.

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This photo looks west facing out of the city toward the docks
2000 Kerk Phillips

Other photos of Yijiangmen

View looking east into the city.