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Majeen (Seimareh) Ancient City

in Dareh Shahr city | Ilam province
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Majeen (Seimareh) Ancient City

Related to Dareh Shahr city (located in Ilam province)
This ancient city is located in the Majeen Gorge and some vestiges of walls of the old city, buildings of the old city, palaces, and bazaars have been remained. Evidences such as appearance of buildings, materials used and scattered earthenware objects around it, reveal that it could probably be a Sassanide city. A long canal has been excavated in the gorge which extends from the second waterfall to the city.
Dareh Shahr is located in southeastern Ilam 840 kilometers from Tehran enjoying a mild climate. It is situated in a relatively wide valley with many historical ascent and descents. Attacks of Arabs and Assyrians caused destruction of the city. Its forgotten ...
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