New Teak logs unearthed behind Pongpajjamit Fort


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New Teak logs unearthed behind Pongpajjamit Fort - November 5, 2007

Fortress find stops work - The Nation, October 30, 2007
Work on the new Khlong San District Office in Bangkok has been halted because a historically valuable fortress built in the reign of King Rama IV has been found at the site.
...Excavation for the new district office building uncovered 98 ancient logs, prompting the Khlong San District Office to suspend construction work and alert the Fine Arts Department...

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Above: Construction site with piles of teak logs on the left and right.


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Above: Flower wreaths left on the ancient logs


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