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The old name of Hanumangarh was Bhatner or the fortress of the Bhat Rajputs.  It is frequently mentioned by the Muslim historians and was captured by Mahmud of Ghazni in about A.D. 1004. The entire fort was built of bricks. It is a large parallelogram having twelve projected circular bastions on each side, a feature of Mughal fortification. The fort is built over a site which has yielded Painted Grey Ware and Rang Mahal ware.
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Notification No. Act No. LXXI of 1951 dated 28.11.1951
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Ownership Status Rajasthan Government
Topographical Features Situated on the dried up bed of river Ghaggar.
1 Chandramani Singh (ed.), Protected Monuments of Rajasthan (Jaipur 2002);
2 K.C. Jaina, Ancient Cities and Towns of Rajasthan (Delhi 1972);
3 K.K. Sehgal (ed.), Rajasthan District Gazetteer, Ganganagar (Jaipur 1972); and
4 Urmila Sant, Terracotta Art of Rajasthan (New Delhi 1997).
Locality Tehsil District State
Hanumangarh ( 29º 35’ 10" N, 74º 19’ 31" E ) Hanumangarh Hanumangarh Rajasthan