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Qasr Al-Kharanah

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Gabriel Mckee
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified Dec 11, 2019 02:19 PM History
Early Islamic structure in Eastern Jordan, likely constructed prior to the 8th century CE. Though its outward appearance suggests a castle, it does not seem to have had any military function, and the original purpose of the structure is not known.

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fort, tower (deprecated)


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Gabriel Mckee, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Qasr Al-Kharanah: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 30 November 2023]

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