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Yala Central Mosque—Yala, Thailand.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ianatlarge
N 06° 33.960 E 101° 17.676
47N E 753734 N 726353
Quick Description: The major mosque in the small provincial city of Yala, in far southern Thailand.
Location: Thailand
Date Posted: 9/14/2011 8:07:10 PM
Waymark Code: WMCJYX
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky
Views: 1

Long Description:
Yala city and province is found in southern Thailand, abutting the border with Malaysia. Towards the north of the city, along the main road, is this mosque. In design it has an open design central area, with a square shaped roof with a dome atop. A set of stairs lead from the street entrance to the mosque itself.

According to the tourist sign outside the main entrance this mosque was resident in the province for a considerable period of time, but that it also changed location a considerable number of times. It was apparently moved to its current location a century ago. Suffering damage from the Japanese occupation of Thailand it was rebuilt after WWII.
Type: Current mosque

56, Kanchana 1 Rd. Sateng, Muang Yala, Yala 95000, Thailand.

Website reference (required if no minaret or 2nd photo): Not listed

Visit Instructions:

Posting a photo of your visit is strongly encouraged but not required. There is NO requirement that you enter inside the mosque as some mosques may not allow this. Please refrain from taking pictures inside the mosque if it is not permitted by the management and generally have respect for the reliqious nature of the site.
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