Leaning Tower of Pisa in Italy might be the most famous of its
kind in the world, though it isn't the most lop-sided. China also boasts for
many leaning towers thanks to its splendid ancient architecture.
Known as the "first leaning tower of the world", Qianwei Town
Leaning Tower is a brick and stone-structured tower situated in Suizhong County,
Liaoning Province. The 10-meter-high three-story tower was built in the ninth
century. Affected by the subsidence of its groundsill, the tower began to lean.
About 30 years ago the gradient reached 12 degrees, twice that of the Pisa