An ancient, 329 meters long dam on Kaveri River, built around the 2nd century BC. Dam is still in use – it is rebuilt and modernised.

Location, GPS coordinates:10.8302 N 78.8188 E
Categories:Industrial and infrastructure heritage, Hydropower plants and dams
Values:Architecture, Visual
Rating:3 out of 10 stars
Where is located?Asia, India, Tamil Nadu, Thanjavur District, Budalur Taluk, across Kaveri River
Alternate names:Grand Anicut

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