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Traffic and Transportation

With a simple form of transportation, the way of transportation in Beijing was dominated by land transportation and water transportation, and the traditional ways of transportation mainly included horse, donkey, mule, camel, sedan chair, wheelbarrow, boat and ship. In the modern times, highway, railway and aviation have greatly improved the transportation of Beijing. In 1904, with the dissolution of grain water transportation government office, the grain water transportation system was abolished, and the grain water transportation ended its many years' historical mission.