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Stele established in 1459 recording the renovation of Beizhen Temple in 1495 (recto); Name list (verso) (1495年制北鎮廟重修記(碑陽);題名(碑陰)) Jia, Jinhua; Yang, Zhaohua; Li, Lin; Yuan, Xiaoli; Tian, Menglu


This stele is located on the west side of the courtyard behind the Hall of Imperial Incense (御香殿) and in front of the Grand Hall (大殿) at Beizhen Temple. The size of this stele is 283cm (body height), 133cm (width), and 17cm (depth). The body of this stele is in perfect condition. This stele sits on a tortoise-shaped base and has a dragon forehead; there are six characters, “Bei Zhen Miao Chong Xiu Ji 北鎮廟重修記” (Stele Record of the Renovation of Beizhen Temple), on the front of the stele forehead. This stele was established in the 8th year of Hongzhi (1495). The content of this stele is about the renovation of Beizhen Temple. There is a list of names carved on the back of this stele, as well. Composed by Zhang Xiu (張岫), calligraphed by Xu Song (徐松).

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