Dabu County

Dabu County

Dabu County (Chinese: 大埔县; Pinyin: Dàbù Xiàn) is a district of Meizhou, Guangdong Province of China. It is a center of Hakka culture. In Survivor : Micronesia the merged tribe was named Dabu.

Dabu County (大埔县)control the following zhen(镇,township) - 湖寮镇(Huliao),高陂镇(Gaopi),茶阳镇(Chayang), 大麻镇(Dama), 三河镇(Sanhe), 银江镇(Yinjiang), 光德镇(Guangde), 桃源镇(Taoyuan), 枫朗镇(Fenglang),大东镇(Dadong), 西河镇(Xihe), 青溪镇(Qingxi), 洲瑞镇(Zhourui), 百侯镇(Baihou).

The administrative center is at Huiliaozhen(湖寮镇),formerly it was at Chayangzhen(茶阳镇), an ancient town. The people are mainly Hakka.

The famous personality of Dapu people are:

1. Lee Kuan Yew, the former Singapore Prime Minister
2. Yong Mun Sen, an artist,the father of water color of Malaysia

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Coordinates: 24°20′24″N 116°38′35″E / 24.34°N 116.643°E / 24.34; 116.643


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