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Al Fahidi Fort and the Grand mosque circa 1970

Al Fahidi Fort History Al Fahidi Fort was built in several phases. The oldest tower was built around 1787 and is believed to be the oldest building in Dubai that still exists today. The fort was used to guard the landward approaches to the town from the raids of neighbouring tribes. It has also served, […]

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Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Jumeirah Mosque Dubai in 1982

Jumeirah Mosque (Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Mosque) Dubai 1982 The Jumeirah Mosque was built in 1976. This Mosque is named as Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed Mosque. The Mosque was built on Syrian Architecture style.The facade has been decorated with Jordanian stone. The Jumeirah Mosque is among the dominating landmarks in the city of Dubai. Jumeirah […]

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