|WAT KHOK 5 (วัดโคก)
|Wat Khok or the Monastery of the Mound was located off the city island in the eastern
area of Ayutthaya in Hantra Sub-district.
The temple was situated south of Khlong Hantra on the east bank of a canal leading to
the latter. Wat Pa Kho stood on its far north-west, while Wat Dusitaram was situated on
There are no traces anymore of the former monastery above ground level.
Historical data about the monastery and its construction are unknown.
The ste is indicated on a 1974 Fine Arts Department (FAD) map. Some remains of the
temple were excavated by the FAD in Geo Coord: +14° 22' 19.53" N, +100° 35'
|Text & maps by Tricky Vandenberg - August 2009
Reviewed July 2011, July 2014
|(Detail of a 1974 Fine Arts Department map -
Courtesy Dr. Surat Lertlum, Chulachomklao Royal
|(Detail of a 2007 Fine Arts Department GIS map -
Courtesy of the Fine Arts Department - 3th Region)