Makam of Sultan Mansur Shah at Kota Lama Kanan

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Tombstone of Almarhum Sultan Mansur Shah. (Photo source: Arkib Negara Malaysia)

Sultan Mansur Shah was the 2nd Sultan of Perak who reigned between 1549 and 1577. He allegedly ‘disappeared’ (ghaib) but later it was realised that he was kidnapped by Achehnese fifth columnists. This tombstone is located in a masjid in Kota Lama Kanan built by Almarhum Sultan Idris I in 1916.

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