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  Sangkhlaburi

 

Thailand

The Mon bridge (fig.) over Khao Laem reservoir in Sangkhlaburi, which is said to have a length of 850 meters (fig.). The picture below shows the satellite pagoda of Wat Wang Wiwekaram (fig.), built in the style of the Mahabodhi Pagoda at Bodhgaya (fig.).

 

The pagoda is located some distance away and downhill from the main complex, on the northwestern bank of the reservoir, and is a local landmark that is noticeable from afar and may double as a beacon for any boat traveling on the lake (fig.).

See also POSTAGE STAMP (1) and (2), TRAVEL PICTURES (1), (2), (3), (4), (5) and (6), and PANORAMA PICTURE.

1454'30.0"N 9830'09.5"E

 

  Sangkhlaburi