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  1. Eastern Provinces
    Evidence suggests that there could be another Viking site in addition to L'Anse aux Meadows...
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    Brief History Christianity in Morocco dates back to Antiquity, it was widely propagated during the roman era. After the collapse of the Western Roman empire, Christianity still existed even in remote places, like the city of Aghmat which was a Christian city by the time of Islamic...
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    The Marinid Madrassa | المدرسة المرينية Name : The Marinid Medersa/Madrassa Location : Morocco, Medina of Taza Construction date/period : XIVth century Ad - 1323 Ad [1] Source : 1
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    Kasba Nesrani | قصبة النصراني Google maps Name : Kasba nesrani [1]- Kasbat Nessrani/nassrani Location : Morocco, region of Meknes, exact coordination : 34.00742 -5.385411 Construction date/period : XIth century Ad [1] We don't know much about this kasbah, except its construction date...
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    Mogador | موﯕادور English : Name : Mogador Island Place : Essaouira, Morocco Construction date/period : VIIth - beginning of the VI century BC Mogador island located in front of Essaouira, contains traces of an installation dating back to Phoenician times; it is the most western...
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    Mejez al-Bab Bridge Name : Mejez al-Bab Bridge Place : Tunisia Construction date/period : AH 1087/AD 1677 Construction materials : Free stone Recipient/Mandatory : Muhammad (r.1675–1699), son of Murad II, great-grandson of Murad I (1613–1631) To this day this fine monument is a vital...
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    Cheikh Ma El Ainine mosque | مسجد الشيخ ماء العينين Name : Cheikh Ma El Ainine mosque Location : Es-Semara (Smara/Semara), Morocco Construction date : 1898 Terriermichel
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    La montagne d’Îgîlîz et le pays des Arghen Enquête archéologique sur les débuts de l’empire almohade au Maroc CHRONIQUES DES FOUILLES DEPUIS 2009 : PDF | EPUB Le programme de recherche La montagne d’Îgîlîz et le pays des Arghen s’intéresse à un haut lieu de l’histoire marocaine et du...
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    Madrasa al-Sahrîj | مدرسة الصهريج English : Name : Al-Sahrīj Madrasa (‘of the basin’) Place : Fez, Marocco Construction date/period : AH 721–23 / AD 1321–23 Dimensions : Courtyard : 12.55m x 6.48m; prayer hall: 14.40m x 4.35m Architectural pattern : decorations: ceramic mosaics, carved wood...
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    Al Basra | البصرة English : Basra, Morocco, nicknamed Basra al-Hamra (Basra the Red), is an archaeological site in Morocco. It was originally a summer capital of the Idrisid dynasty from the 8th to 10th centuries. It is situated on the road from Souq al-Arba to Ouezzane, about 40 km from...
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    The Arsenal of Salé | ارسنال سلا French : Nom : Arsenal de Salé Lieu : Maroc, Salé Date/période de construction : XIIIe siècle Matériaux de construction : Pierre de taille, moellons dégrossis, chaux, brique Décor architectural : pierre sculptée Dimensions : Bâb al-Mrîsa : H. 9,60 m ; Bâb Bû...
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    Qubba almoravide (kiosque) | القبة المرابطية English : Title/name : The Almoravid Qubba (kiosk) Production place : Marrakech medina, Morocco Date / period : During the reign of the Almoravid king ‘Ali Ibn Yūsuf (AD 1106-1142) Materials and techniques : stone, baked brick, lime mortar...
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    Places of worship and the cistern in the fortified city of Mazagan English : Name : The Portuguese fortified city of Mazagan Place : The Province of al-Jadīda, Morocco Construction date/period : AD 1514 Construction materials : Stone and mortar Dimensions : church: 44m x 12m; cistern: 47m x...
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    Mazagan | الجديدة English : Name : The Portuguese fortified city of Mazagan Place : The Province of al-Jadīda, Morocco Construction date/period : AD 1514 Construction materials : Stone and mortar Dimensions : L. 300m; l. 250m Mazagan, which is today the city of al-Jadīda, was a Portuguese...
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    Aqueduct | Aqueduc English : An aqueduct is a watercourse constructed to convey water. In modern engineering, the term aqueduct is used for any system of pipes, ditches, canals, tunnels, and other structures used for this purpose. The term aqueduct also often refers specifically to a bridge...
  16. Heritage Buildings & Monuments
    Bridge of Sebou Name : Bridge of Sebou Place : Sebou, Marocco Construction date/period : 12th- 18thcentury Qantara Qantara
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    Qasaba of Dellys English : Name : Qasaba of Dellys Place : Algeria, Dellys Construction date/period : 1068, continuous occupation Construction materials : stone, clay, dried brick, tile, reeds; Architectural pattern : decoration: ceramic, wood, cream of lime, marble, carved stone...
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    Kasbah of Msoun | قصبة مسون Tomas Paz French : Nom : Kasbat Msoun Lieu : Entre Taza et Guercif, Nord du Maroc Date/période de construction : 1684 [1] Cette Kasbah datant du 17eme siècle, se trouve entre la ville de Taza et Guercif au Nord du Maroc, près du village Taddart. au bord du Oued...
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    Mérinide mosque | المسجد المريني French : Nom : La mosquée Mérinide Lieu : Figuig, Maroc Date/période de construction : Xe - Xie siècle L'oasis de Figuig a été depuis la conquête de l'Islam, un haut lieu de rayonnement intellectuel avec des multiples centres et de nombreuses Zaouias qui...
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    Kasbat Agourai | قصبة اﯕوري English : Name : Qasaba of Agouray Place : Morocco Construction date/period : Beginning of the eighteenth century Construction materials : Pisé and stone Dimensions : 120m x 120m; height 15.30m; towers: 4.90m x 5.10m The Agouray Qasaba is one of the many...
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