SHAHJAHANABAD (now "Old Delhi"), 1638-c.1648

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Some panoramic views of the whole walled city; and here's *a map of the various neighborhoods*
Some other views of Shahjahanabad over time; here's *a detailed view from 1857* and a *handbook with a historical overview*
The walled city was entered through a number of gates, most of which no longer survive; the most famous, especially after the fighting of 1857, was Kashmiri Gate
Near Ajmeri Gate was the tomb of Ghazi ud-Din Khan (one of Aurangzeb's nobles); associated with it was a madrasah that from 1825 to 1842 housed the famous Delhi College, and today houses the Anglo Arabic School (*Milli Gazette*)

At the heart of Shahjahanabad was Shah Jahan's famous *Red Fort*

Between the northern part of the Red Fort and the Jumna lay the ruins of the fort of *Salimgarh*
Balancing the Red Fort, the Jama Masjid was the other pole of Shahjahanabad; here are some artists' views
The Jama Masjid, in early photographs
The Jama Masjid, in some modern visitors' photographs; see also *ANU*

Chandni Chauk, the great central avenue of Shahjahanabad, was built by a daughter of Shah Jahan
On this avenue was Raushan ud-Daulah's mosque, known as the Sunehri Masjid, or "Golden Mosque"

The former "Begam Sumru's house" eventually became the "Delhi Bank"
Under British rule, the "Clock Tower" was another notable Chandni Chauk landmark
At the far end of Chandni Chauk was the Fatahpuri Masjid, built by one of the wives of Shah Jahan

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