Trapeang Pradak

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Trapeang Pradak
Native Nameត្រពាំងប្រដាក
Alternative nameBoeng Pradak, Boeng Tonle Pruk
BA#C1306023
CISARK#1284
IK#176.01
SizeLarge
ConditionPartially filled
TypeAncient Reservoir
Location
Part ofTrapeang Pradak, Prasat Preah Khan (Kampong Svay), Preah Khan Kampong Svay
VillageTa Saeng
CommuneRonak Ser
DistrictSangkum Thmei
ProvincePreah Vihear
CountryCambodia
Coordinates13.42365, 104.77768
History
Founded12th Century
BuilderJayavarman VII
Art StyleBayon
MaterialLaterite



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Site Size & Condition: Ancient Reservoir Trapeang Pradak (ត្រពាំងប្រដាក - Pronounced: T'ro-pahng P'roh-dahk) a large 2800m x 700m rectangular man-made reservoir associated with Prasat Preah Khan (Kampong Svay). The reservoir is partially filled on the eastern side, and in the centre of the reservoir is a 'Mebon temple' known locally as Prasat Preah Thkol. Intersecting the centre of the outer perimetre of the reservoir is the second moated enclosure of the temple as seen on satellite imagery.

The reservoir is attributed to the 12th century under King Jayavarman VII.


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