JAUNPUR under the Sharqi dynasty
Section 7, top margin c, left margin c (north-northwest of Banaras); *a good coin research site*
The Fort at Jaunpur goes back to Firoz Shah Tughluq, who constructed it in 1360
The Atala Masjid was built in 1408 by Sultan Ibrahim Sharqi (r.1402-40)
The Jama Masjid of Jaunpur was built largely in the reign of Sultan Husain Sharqi (r.1458-79), the last ruler of the independent dynasty
The Akbari Bridge (1564-68), a remarkable structure with fifteen arches, was later added by Munim Khan, the local governor under Akbar

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