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Cheshmak Graveyard

in Pol-e-Dokhtar city | Lorestan province
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Cheshmak Graveyard

Related to Pol-e-Dokhtar city (located in Lorestan province)
This Graveyard is located in the narrow valley of Cheshmak in a vacinity known as Michaku, and is related to the Parthian era. The graves are in rows, in a north-south direction and at a distance of 4 to 5 m. from each other. Each grave is 4.5 to 5m. in length, and 1.5 m. in width. The tomb-stones lean towards each other in the shape of tip of an arrow. On the hillock designed earthenware has been found, but those discovered from the graves are related to the Parthians. This graveyard is in a state of turmoil due to the search for treasure there.
The township of Pol-e-Dokhtar is located to the south west of Lorestan province. It has a hot climate due to the influence of warm air currents from Khuzestan.
The history of this region intermingles with that of Khoram Abad. This township lies ...
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