Various Monuments


A monument is a type of structure that was explicitly created to commemorate a person or important event, or which has become important to a social group as a part of their remembrance of historic times or cultural heritage, or as an example of historic architecture. The term 'monument' is often applied to buildings or structures that are considered examples of important architectural and/or cultural heritage.

Sarnath Sub-Circle Allahabad Sub-Circle Faizabad Sub-Circle Kushinagar Sub-Circle Jaunpur Sub-Circle
LIST OF CENTRAL PROTECTED MONUMENTS UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF SUB CIRCLE, ALLAHABAD
Sl. No. Name of Monuments / Sites as notified Locality Taluk/ District
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1.
  • Allahabad Fort
  • Ashoka inscribed stone pillar
  • Zanana Palace
Allahabad
Tehsil- Chayal
Allahabad
2. Cemeteries at Kydganj Allahabad
Tehsil- Chayal
Allahabad
3. KhusruBagh:
1. Enclosure wall & Gateway of KhusruBagh
2. Tomb of BibiTambolan.
3. Tomb of Sultan Khusru.
4. Tomb of Sultan Khusru’s Mother
5. Tomb of Sultan Khusru’s Sister
Allahabad
Tehsil- Chayal
Allahabad
4. Queen Victoria’s Memorial in Alfred Park. Allahabad
Tehsil- Chayal
Allahabad
5. Small High Mound, the ancient site of a large Hindu Temple Bara,
Tehsil-Bara
Allahabad
6. The area of the waste land divided by a ravine into two large mounds called “Garha” & “Garhi”. Bara,
Tehsil-Bara
Allahabad
7. Large stone dwelling house said to have been the residence of the two heroes of Ala & Udalcir. 8th century A.D. Chilla,
Tehsil-Bara
Allahabad
8. Standing figure identified by Fuehrer as Buddha Asvaghosha (4.5 feet high) with a five-headed snake canopy and worshipped by the villagers under the name of Srigari Devi. Deora near Bhita,
Tehsil-Bara
Allahabad
9. A rock hall on the south face of the top bearing an inscription of three lines of the Indo-Scythian period in red paint with some rude drawings of men & animals. Ginja Hill,
Tehsil-Bara
Allahabad
10. Ruined Forts of Samudra Gupta & Hansa Gupta. Jhusi,
Tehsil-Phoolpur
Allahabad
11. Cave known as Sita-ki-Rasoi containing an inscription in three lines of well formed characters of the 9th century A.D. Mankuar,
Tehsil-Bara
Allahabad
12. Extensive mound called HatgauhaDih. Shiupur,
Tehsil-Soraon
Allahabad
13. Garhwa Fort Sheorajpur
Tehsil-Bara
Allahabad
14. Large mound called Surya Bhita Shringaverpur
Tehsil-Soraon
Allahabad
15. Fort attributed to Jay Chandra Karra,
Tehsil-Sirathu
Kaushambi
16. The ancient fortress (representing the ancient Kaushambi) Kosam
Tehsil-Manjhampur
Kaushambi
17. Artificial cave in the fane of the hill of Pabhosa Pabhosa,
Tehsil-Manjhampur
Kaushambi
18. Traces of a large brick building on the summit of Pabhosa hill Pabhosa,
Tehsil-Manjhampur
Kaushambi
LIST OF CENTRAL PROTECTED MONUMENTS UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF SUB CIRCLE, FAIZABAD
Sl. No. Name of Monuments / Sites as notified Locality Taluk/ District
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1. Three mounds known as Mani-Parbat, Kuber-Parbat & Sugrib Parbat. Ayodhya,
Tehsil – Faizabad
Faizabad
2.  Banni khanam’s Tomb. Faizabad,
Tehsil – Faizabad
Faizabad
3.  Gulab Bari. Faizabad,
Tehsil – Faizabad
Faizabad
4. Tomb of Shuja-ud-Daula. Faizabad,
Tehsil – Faizabad
Faizabad
5.  Tomb of Bahu-Begum Faizabad,
Tehsil – Faizabad
Faizabad
6. Tomb of Haji Iqbal, Eunach of Sadar Jahan Begum including the mosque & the whole compound enclosing them. Faizabad,
Tehsil – Faizabad
Faizabad
7.  Old Nawabi Mosque. Akbarpur,
Tehsil – Ambedkar Nagar
Ambedkar Nagar
8. Ancient site. Jungle Belhar,
Teshil-Mehdawal
Sant Kabeer Nagar
9. Mosque. Isauli,
Tehsil – Musafirkhana
Sultanpur
10.  Large dih called Majhangaon with brick towers on the four corners. Sultanpur,
Tehsil – Sultanpur
Sultanpur
11.  A mound 20’ high apparently formed of solid brick work where the Prithvinath Lingam & a copper plate grant were found. Pachran,
Tehsil – Gonda
Gonda
12.  Mound covered with bricks with the ruins of the temple of Asokanath Mahadeva. Hathili,
Tehsil – Tarabganj
Gonda
LIST OF CENTRAL PROTECTED MONUMENTS UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF SUB CIRCLE, KUSHINAGAR
Sl. No. Name of Monuments / Sites as notified Locality Taluk/ District
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1. A Conical Stupa shaped mound Amaoni Deoria
2.  Inscribed monolith of rough grey sand stone remains. Bhagalpur Deoria
3.  An Inscribed stone pillar Kahaon (ancient Kakubha) Deoria
4.  Two ruined temples (now Jain temples constructed over ancient temples) Kahaon (ancient Kakubha) Deoria
5.  Long low mound of ruins Khukhundu Deoria
6.  Ancient site Khukhundu & Sajhwar Deoria
7.  Ancient site Rudrapur Deoria
8. High square shaped mound Rudrapur Deoria
9.  Extensive mound Sohnag Deoria
10.  Very high Dih or Mound apparently the remains of Buddhist stupa Tarkulwa Deoria
11.  Extensive remains of a very large ancient city Barhi Gorakhpur
12.  A series of enormous mounds Barhiapur or BhadarKhas Gorakhpur
13.  Three high conical mounds of brick which are evidently the ruins of stupas Chaora Gorakhpur
14.  Ancient site covered with mounds of brick ruins and containing an ancient masonry wall Gagaha Gorakhpur
15.  Extensive mound Gopalpur Gorakhpur
16.  Large and high mound, the ruins of the ancient Domangarh Gorakhpur Gorakhpur
17.  Circular shaped mound and the remains of a stupa Chhetion Kushinagar
18.  Large dih or mound Chhetion Kushinagar
19.  Large flat topped mound of ruins called Jharmatiya or Dharmatiya cultivated land (Private ownership) Jhamathiya (3.66 mile
N-E of Chhetion)
Kushinagar
20.  A Very large Mound of brick ruins called Asmanpur dih Asmanpur (3.5 mile
south of Chhetion)
Kushinagar
21.  Mound on the eastern extension of the stupa site at Sl.No.3 Chhetion Kushinagar
22.  Mound of ruins called Sahiya Sareya ( 3 mile N,
NW of Chhetion)
Kushinagar
23. Buddhist remains. Kasia Kushinagar
24.  Large mound covered with broken bricks and a few statues Padrauna Kushinagar
25.  Mound of brick ruins Sahiya Kushinagar
26.  Ancient Site and Archaeological Remains Rudruli Mahrajganj/ Gorakhpur
27.  Ancient Site know as Fazil Nagar ka kot Fazil Nagar Kushinagar
LIST OF CENTRAL PROTECTED MONUMENTS UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF SUB CIRCLE, JAUNPUR
Sl. No. Name of Monuments / Sites as notified Locality Taluk/ District
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1.  Monuments of Captains Wilsons and Jones and eleven privates of 13th infantry Azamgarh Azamgarh
2.  Mutiny monuments Azamgarh Azamgarh
3.  Old British Cemetery Azamgarh Azamgarh
4. Ancient site called Garhwa-ka-Kot or Rajbhar-ka-Kot Garhwa Azamgarh
5.  Ancient site measuring 7 acres and 800 links in Khesra No.384 Garhwa Azamgarh
6.  Tomb of Abhiman Mehnagar Azamgarh
7.  Inscribed stone pillar Pakri Azamgarh
8.  Atala Masjid Jaunpur Jaunpur
9.  Cemetery of seven kings of the Sharqui dynasty Jaunpur Jaunpur
10.  Jaunpur Fort Jaunpur Jaunpur
11.  Hammam or Turkish bath in the old fort Jaunpur Jaunpur
12.  Jhanjhri Masjid Jaunpur Jaunpur
13.  Juma Masjid Jaunpur Jaunpur
14.  Khails Muklis or Char Ungli Masjid Jaunpur Jaunpur
15.  Khanqah or Tombs of Sharqui kings of Jaunpur and the chamber for the royal mourners Jaunpur Jaunpur
16.  Lal Masjid (Lal Darwaza) Jaunpur Jaunpur
17.  Qalich Khan ka Maqbara Jaunpur Jaunpur
18.  Ruaza of Shah Firoz Jaunpur Jaunpur
19.  Stone group of a gigantic lion standing on a small elephant, lying on Akbar’s bridge Jaunpur Jaunpur
20.  Tomb of Nawab Ghazi Khan Jaunpur Jaunpur
21.  Gateway of Hazrat Chirag-I-Hind’s palace Zafrabad Jaunpur
22.  Sheikh Burhan’s Mosque Zafrabad Jaunpur
23.  Walls of the old Kankar fort of Jaya Chandra Zafrabad Jaunpur
24.  Ancient Site Ghosi Mau
LIST OF CENTRAL PROTECTED MONUMENTS UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF SUB CIRCLE, SARNATH
Sl. No. Name of Monuments / Sites as notified Locality Taluk/ District
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1.  A banyan grove containing traces of ancient building Amavey Ballia
2.  Very extensive Ancient site consisting of ruined fort Bairant Chandauli
3.  Long mound Bairant Chandauli
4.  Large rectangular shaped mound Bairant Chandauli
5.  Small conical mound of ruins called Devi-ka-Sthan Bairant Chandauli
6.  Large mound of brick ruins Dhanapur Chandauli
7.  Old ruined Kot (fortress) Hetimpur Chandauli
8.  Khera or mound representing the ancient Sukalpura Sukalpura Chandauli
9. Three sites with megaliths on the western and north eastern toes of the hill Hathinia hill, five miles west of Chakia Chandauli
10. Enormous Mound known as Masaon-Dih Aonrihar Ghazipur
11. Bridge of the Gangi river Bhimapur Ghazipur
12.  Bhitari Gupta pillar with an inscription of Skanda Gupta standing in the ruined fort Bhitari Ghazipur
13.  Entire ruined fort enclosure with projecting tower at the corners and numerous mounds. Bhitari Ghazipur
14.  Remains of the Gupta period Bhitari Ghazipur
15.  Mound of ruins with remains of temples and other buildings Dildarnagar Ghazipur
16.  Dih or mound of ruins called Suiri-ka-Raj Parmeth Ghazipur
17. Lord Cornwallis tomb Ghazipur Ghazipur
18. Stone Lat or Pillar standing on the western end of a mound of brick ruins and the capital of the pillar lying on the ground closely Latiya Ghazipur
19. High Khera (mound) Masaondi Ghazipur
20.  Mound of ruins Masaondi Ghazipur
21.  Two statues representing Varah or the boar incarnation of Vishnu and Krishna with Gopies (under worship) Saidpur Ghazipur
22.  Extensive brick building Shaikhanpur Ghazipur
23.  Several caves in the precipitous sand stone cliff near the top of the hill Adhesar Mirzapur
24. Ruined stone fort of Latifapur Ahraura Mirzapur
25. Ruins of a Shiva Temple Ahugi Mirzapur
26.  Ruins of three small linga temple circa 1000 A.D. Ahugi Mirzapur
27. Mound known as Sangram Sahi ki Pahari Bhadeshar Mirzapur
28. Cave called Khoh containing two early Kutila inscriptions on the rock inside Bhuili Mirzapur
29. Inscribed pillar Bilkhara Mirzapur
30.  British Cemetery Chunar Mirzapur
31.  DurgaKhoh Chunar Mirzapur
32.  Iftekhar Khan’s Tomb Sarayan Sikandarpur Mirzapur
33.  Inscribed Slab Halliya Mirzapur
34.  British Cemetery Mirzapur Mirzapur
35.  A Life sized female figure locally known as Sankatha Devi (under worship) Sheopur Mirzapur
36.  British Cemetery Sultanpur Mirzapur
37.  Fragments of sculptures, one of which is a Krishna Stambha lying on the back of Ganga on a Chabutara at the Ramgaya Ghat Vindhyachal Mirzapur
38.  Kantit Fort totally encroached Vindhyachal Mirzapur
39.  Kharasthi Devi, remains of a medieval temple (under worship) Vindhyachal Mirzapur
40.  Remains of a temple on an island in the bed of the river Ganga at Ramgaya Ghat including two inscribed stones Vindhyachal Mirzapur
41.  Bhandari Devi ka Pahar containing Asokan inscription Ahraura Khas Mirzapur
42. British Cemetery Gopiganj Sant Ravidas Nagar
43. Pakka Masonry Fort Vijaigarh Sonbhadra
44.  Ancient Buddhist site known as Chaukhandi stupa Ganj & Baraipur Varanasi
45.  Ancient Buddhist site of Sarnath including Dhamekh stupa, stupa of Jagat Singh, the monastery of major Kittoe and all the monuments excavated by Mr. Oartal in 1904-05. Baraipur, Khajuhi, Khajuhi Ganj & Ghurahupur Varanasi
46.  Cemetery Chaitganj Varanasi
47. Remains of a fine massive brick fort Chandrauti Varanasi
48. Closed cemetery Rajghat Varanasi
49. Tomb of Lal Khan Rajghat Varanasi
50.  The whole area to the east of the Buddhist site explored by the Archaeological Department extending upto the limits of the tank/lake named Narokhar. Also the area coloured on which erection of buildings etc. is proposed to be restricted. Sarnath Varanasi
51.  Grave of European Officers Shivala Varanasi
52.  Ancient mound Tilmapur Varanasi
53.  Dharahra Masjid Varanasi Varanasi
54. Lt. Col. Pogson’s tomb Varanasi Varanasi
55. Mutiny monuments Varanasi