|WAT TA MUK (วัดตามุก)
|Text & photographs by Tricky Vandenberg - April 2009
|Wat Ta Muk or the Monastery of Grandfather Muk is an unrestored ruin located in
Pak Kran sub-district of Ayutthaya, north of Khlong Wat Chai Watthanaram along
road No 3469, just opposite Wat Tao.
In situ is a brick mound covered with vegetation.
Its historical background and period of construction are unknown. Wat Ta Muk is not
indicated on the mid-19th century map, neither on Phraya Boran Rachathanin's map
drafted in 1926.
The site is located in geographical coordinates: 14° 20' 23.02" N, 100° 32' 0.97" E.
|(View of the site of Wat Ta Muk)
|(Detail of a 2007 Fine Arts Department GIS map -
Courtesy of the Fine Arts Department - 3th Region)