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Attock Fort
Part of History of pakistan
Attock, Punjab region
Fort Attock
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Built 1583 (1583)
Battles/wars Battle of Attock

Attock fort was built at Attock Khurd during the reign of Akbar the Great from 1581 to 1583 under the supervision of Khawaja Shamsuddin Khawafi to protect the passage of the Indus.

It featured a prominent role in Afghan-Sikh Wars during the Battle of Attock. Today it is sandwiched between Peshawar Road on one side and the River Indus on the other.[1]

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Coordinates: 33°53′32″N 72°14′02″E / 33.892087°N 72.233988°E / 33.892087; 72.233988

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