Bridge-water separator (16th century)

A few kilometers from Samarkand, on the banks of the river Zarаfshan is located historic monument.

Despite the fact that the bridge was built by Sheibanikhan, its history of creation linked to Tamerlane and some sources give the bridge such name as the «Arch of Tamerlane», «Arch of Abdullаkhan», «Bullets of Shadman Malik».

Unfortunately, the exact dimensions of the bridge are not known, because only an arch has been preserved to this day.

 

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