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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 1 July 2018
KumarS1263
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New Delhi, India
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Nice Place

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

Reviewed 27 December 2016
Shilpamittal
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New Delhi, India
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30 Jun 2018
“Shah Burj”
9 Apr 2018
“Water transmission channel”
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Reviewed 1 July 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.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank KumarS1263
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

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 340kaushikg
Reviewed 27 December 2016

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

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Shilpamittal
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

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Satyendra G
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

Date of experience: March 2015
4  Thank Enjoy_the_Touring
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