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The Gate of Diamonds at Dhuboy

Plate fifty-eight from the second volume of James
Forbes' "Oriental Memoirs". Forbes(1749-1819) was made Collector of
Dhaboi, the only fortified town in the district, in 1780. Close to
his residence at the Darbar (the Governor's mansion)was a
picturesque ...and ruined Hindoo temple, nearly covered with
moss...One of the Gates of the temple was called the 'Gate of
Diamonds' after the principal imag…