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Shah Burj

This Burj or tower is located within the Red Fort complex and during it's hey days was the main... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
Kumar S
,
New Delhi, India
via mobile
Water transmission channel

During my holidays in Delhi, I had visited the giant Red Fort complex and this tower is located... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
Kaushik G
,
Mumbai
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30 Jun 2018
“Shah Burj”
9 Apr 2018
“Water transmission channel”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Mahatma Gandhi Marg, New Delhi, India
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Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

This Burj or tower is located within the Red Fort complex and during it's hey days was the main mechanism used for water regulation and distribution of Yamuna river.

Thank Kumar S
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

During my holidays in Delhi, I had visited the giant Red Fort complex and this tower is located within the fort complex. This is the structure which housed the water transmission and distribution mechanism within the fort from the Yamuna river which used to flow...More

Thank Kaushik G
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

A nice historical place to visit. One can learn how water supply was controlled from here. Very nice architecture.

Thank Shilpamittal
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Reviewed 28 September 2015

Shah Burj is a tower at the north east junction of the fort. Originally this was 3 storeyed tower and controlled the water supply to the fort from Yamuna river which flowed next to the fort then. The tower was damaged in the heavy cannon...More

1  Thank SatyendraGarg
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Reviewed 15 July 2015

The Shahi Burj was the emperor's main study its name means "Emperor's Tower". The tower is located at the northeastern corner of the imperial enclosure. The water feeding, the Nahr-i-Bihisht is channeled up from the river with a hydraulic system through the tower and then...More

4  Thank Enjoy_the_Touring
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