Grand Trunk Road sites

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Grand Trunk Road sites is part of the Tentative list of India in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List. This site (or parts of it) has already been inscribed under Red Fort WHS.

The Sites along the Grand Trunk Road represent a British colonial road system connecting Afghanistan, Pakistan, India and Bangladesh. Parts of this cultural and trade route already existed in earlier periods, from the 4rd century BC on, hence the three other names for it. The propsoal includes 93 locations.

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The coordinates shown for all tentative sites were produced as a community effort. They are not official and may change on inscription.

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Gurmeet Sangha Rai

India - 19-Apr-14 -

CRCI (India) Pvt Ltd, a consultancy firm that specialises in cultural heritage conservation and management is in the process of preparing a conservation and a tourism development plan for the historic sites on the Badshahi Sadak in Punjab. A website dedicated to this part of the road and its heritage sites www.thegtroad.com has been designed by CRCI . The site has information on the Mughal period heritage along the road in Punjab. The work is under progress .


Full Name
Grand Trunk Road sites
Country
India
Added
2015
Type
Cultural
Link
By ID
2015 Revision

Includes former TWHS Sites along the Badshahi Marg - The Grand Trunk Road (2014)

2015 Revision

Includes former TWHS Akbar's Tomb, Sikandara (1985-1994) and its predecessor Sikandra - Akbar's tomb (1981)

2015 Added to Tentative List

2014 Revision

As 'Sites along the Badshahi Marg - The Grand Trunk Road': includes former TWHS Tomb of Sher Shah Suri, Sasaram, Bihar (1998)

Unesco Website: Grand Trunk Road sites

The site has 92 locations

Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Ancient Site and Buddhist Stupa (Sanghol) Fatehgarh Sahib (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Ancient site in (Ropar) Rupnagar (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Ancient site at Firozpur (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Ancient site at Bathinda (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Ancient site. Rambagh Gate and Road. Summer Palace of Maharaja Ranjit Singh. Pul Kanjri. Sarai Khwaspur. Old Tehsil (Ajnala) at Amritsar (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Ancient site. Commissioner's Residence at Jalandhar (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Ancient site. Kos Minar (Khanna). Kos Minar (Sunnahwal/ Sanehwal). Mughal Sarai (Doraha). Sarai Lakshari Khan at Ludhiana (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Attari (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Site and Kos Minar at Rajgarh (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Gateway of the Old Sarai ? Akbar or Jahangir on the Old Delhi Lahore Road (Amanat Khan). 3N (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Ancient site. Gateway of the Old Sarai - Akbar or Jahangir on the Old Delhi Lahore Road and Mosque at Fatehabad (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Kos Minars on Old Badshahi Highway from Delhi to Lahore (Bir Pind), Mughal Bridge and Sarai including Gateway (Dakhni). Tomb of Muhammad Momin and Haji Jamal. Nakodar (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Sarai including Gateway. Kos Minars on Old Badshahi Highway from Delhi to Lahore . (Chima Kalan) Nurmahal (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Theh Gatti Mound (Nagar) and Ancient Mound (Katpalon). Phillaur Fort at Phillaur (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Hadira Sultanpur Lodhi, Moorish Mosque and Gol Kothi at Kapurthala (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Aam Khas Bagh. Mosque Bhagat Sadna Kasai. Jahaji Haveli (Todar Mal) at Sirhind (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Tomb of Ustad. Talania, Tomb of Shagird (Talani), Tomb of Amir Ali. (Dera Meer Mian). Fatehgarh Sahib (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Kos Minar.N (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Punjab Mughal Sarai. Sambhu. Patiala (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Haryana Buddhist Stupa at Chaneti. Yamunanagar (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Haryana Ancient site at Sirsa (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Haryana Ancient site at Agroha (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Haryana Ancient site at Hansi (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Haryana Ancient site at Rohtak (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Haryana Ancient site at Pehowa (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Haryana Ancient site, Kos Minar and Cantonment at Ambala (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Haryana Ancient site at Topra (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Haryana Ancient site at Sugh (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Haryana Kosminar, Faridabad- os (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Haryana Gateway of Old Mughal Sarai (Gharaunda), Mughal bridge. os Kos Minars. Cantonment Church Tower and European Soldier?s Grave at Karnal (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Haryana Thanesar Sarai (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Haryana Kosminar, Kurukshetra- 9N (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Haryana Kosminar, Panipat- 6N (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttarakhand Ancient site at Kalsi (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttarakhand Ancient site at Rishikesh (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttarakhand Ancient site at Haridwar (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttarakhand Ancient site at Kashipur (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Delhi Ashokan Pillars (Ferozabad. RidgeN (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Delhi Red Fort (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Delhi Purana Quila. Humayun's Tomb. Sher shah's gate with the adjoinining curon walls and Bastions and the remains of the double line of structure to its front. opposite Puran Qila (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Delhi The Moti Gate of Sher Shah Suri and Kos Minar (Babarpur Bazipur/Kakanagar) (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Delhi Gateways and enclosure of Badarpur Sarai. Kos Minars at Badarpur (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Delhi Kosminar at Village Kotla Mahigiran (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Rajasthan Ancient site at (Bairat) Viratnagar (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Moradhwaj (Bijnaur) (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ashokan Pillar at Kosambi and Allahabad (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Mathura (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Agra (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Bateshwar (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Chakranagar (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Kalpi (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Musanagar (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Jajmau (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Kaushambi (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Jhusi (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Lakshagriha (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Pillar Inscription at Sarnath.N (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Ahraura (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Latif Shah (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Ratan Pura. Mau (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Hastinapur (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Meerut (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Lakhimpur/Lakhmapur (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Ahichchatra (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Sravasti (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Ayodhya (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Lucknow (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Ancient site at Kushinagar (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Buddhist Stupa at Pawa (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Firozabad (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Agra Fort. Kos Minars on Agra - Fatehpur Sikri Road. Tomb of Salabat Khan. Itibari Khan's Mosque. Chauburji of the temporary Burial place of the emperor Babur. together with the Chabutra on which it stands. Statute of Akbar's Horse on the Agra-Sikandara Road (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Uttar Pradesh Akbar's Tomb. Sikandara (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Bihar Ancient Buddhist sites at Bodh Gaya (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Bihar Ashokan edicts at Lauriya-N (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Bihar Minor Rock Edicts at Mahasthan (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Bihar Minor Rock Edicts. Tomb of Sher Shah Suri. Shergarh Fort . Tomb of Alabal Khan at Sasaram (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Bihar Ashokan Pillar edicts at Vaishali. Bihar (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Bihar Ancient site at Champa/Bhagalpur (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Bihar Ancient site at Rampurwa (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Bihar Ancient site at Areraj (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Bihar Ancient site at Rajgir (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Bihar Ancient site at (Patliputra) Patna (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Bihar Ancient site at Nalanda (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Bihar Caves at Barabar (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Bihar Tomb of Shamsher Khan and Fort of Daud Khan (Daudnagar). Aurangabad (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Bihar Tomb of Hasan Shah Suri and Rohtasgarh fort. Rohtas (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: Jharkhand Topchanchi Town (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: West Bengal Ancient site at Chandraketugarh (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: West Bengal Tamralipti or Tamluk (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: West Bengal Tomb of Baharam Sakka. Sher Afghan and Nawab Qutabuddin. Burdwan (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: West Bengal Badsahi or Hussain Shai mosque at Nutanhat (T)
Grand Trunk Road sites: West Bengal Hussain Shah mosque at Kulutia (T)
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