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A historical photo of workers building the Makkah Al-Mukarramah Dam 80 years ago

Amman Today

publish date 1970-01-01 03:00:00

The King Abdul Aziz House documents the historical events witnessing the reconstruction of the Noble Sanctuary and the efforts made over decades to serve pilgrims, as it shared a historical picture of workers building the Makkah Dam dating back to 1942 AD, which King Abdulaziz ordered in the upper part of Makkah to protect the Grand Mosque from torrents.

The King Abdul Aziz House said, through its account on Twitter: “King Abdul Aziz was interested in the architecture of the Grand Mosque, including the construction of the Makkah water dam (80) years ago, after two large torrents hit the Grand Mosque in one year, and after Prince Faisal raised his deputy to the Hejaz.” .


Makkah dam

The picture shows the workers building the Makkah dam, which King Abdul Aziz ordered in the upper part of Makkah to protect the Grand Mosque and the population from the dangers of floods, and it took one year to build.

King Abdulaziz House, a cultural institution in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, established to serve the history, geography, literature and heritage of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Arab countries and Islamic countries in general. It also documents many historical events that Saudi Arabia witnessed during the past era.

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