Cobourg Ontario – Canada – King George Inn – Old Cobourg Jail – Heritage

In 1906, number 77 Albert Street was purchased from the McCutcheon Family by the Corporation of the United Counties of Northumberland and Durham to house prisoners from the old "Goal" as it was then called. Construction began and the jail opened later the same year. The Jail continued to be expanded as the region grew, adding cells, offices and a huge concrete wall to keep the prisoners inside during it's 92 year history. 129 Posted…

#Kotli Maqbara, #Moselousm of Abdul Nabi #Qazi ul Qaza Tomb

#Kotli Maqbara, #Moselousm of Abdul Nabi #Qazi ul Qaza Tomb....Kot Abdullah is a small village located some 42 kms on Narowal Murideke road. A 5 km village road in North West direction connects Kot Abdullah to village Kotli Maqbara. Further half kilometer northeast of Kotli Maqbra, a magnificent Octagonal Mughal edifice raised from ground having four minarets on each side. This edifice is Mausoleum of “Abdul Nabi”. Like all other historical buildings in country same…

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Bhairav ka asthan, Ichra LAHORE PUNJAB PAKISTAN Bheeru da asthan, Ichra. Lahore according to the British Gazetteer of Lahore, because they argue that two of the oldest Hindu temples are found in Ichhra, viz. Bheeru da asthan and Chand Raat. According to Maulana Noor Ahmad Chishti, there once lived a man called Godar during the tenure of Shah Jahan. He used to handle the accounts for Dara Shikoh, the eldest son of the Emperor at…

Delhi Muslim Hotel, Anarkali Lahore

A century of culture Delhi Muslim Hotel in the heart of Anarkali had served many notable men of the subcontinent. Now it lies deserted in the wake of increased commercialisation By Rabia Ezdi Delhi Muslim Hotel is one of Anarkali bazaar's best kept secret. Hiding behind a blur of signboards, service infrastructure and traffic meltdown, the 'hotel' is visible from the main street only if one makes a conscious effort at finding it. Upon entering…