WAT KHOK MAKLUA (วัดโคกมะเกลือ)
Wat Khok Maklua or the "Monastery of the Mound of Ebony" was located off the
city island in the eastern area of Ayutthaya in Phai Ling Sub-district.

The temple stood north of
Wat Julamani and west of Wat Tha Phra.

There are no visible traces remaining of this monastery at ground level. A mound,
completely surrounded by water, where once the temple stood still can be seen.

Its historical background and period of construction are unknown.

The monastery is mentioned on a Fine Arts Department (FAD) map drafted in 1993 and
on a FAD GIS map of 2005. The site is situated in Geo Coord: 14° 21' 24.73" N, 100°
35' 24.93" E.
Text, map & photographs by Tricky Vandenberg - April 2009
Reviewed 2 May 2012
(Extract of a 1993 Fine Arts Department map -
Courtesy Khun Supot Prommanot, Director of the 3th
Regional Office of Fine Arts)
(Area of Wat Khok Maklua)
(View of Khok Maklua)
(View of Khok Maklua)