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|presentname= [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ghora_Gali Ghora Gali]  
 
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|stateprovince= [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_West_Frontier_Province North West Frontier Province] (NWFP)
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|stateprovince= [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Punjab Punjab]
 
|country= [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pakistan Pakistan]
 
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'''Ghora Gali''' was a located in [[Abbottabad tehsil]], [[Hazara District]], [[North West Frontier Province]].  
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'''Ghora Gali''' was a hill station, located close to [[Murree]], another hill station in [[Punjab]].
 
 
  
 
==Education==
 
==Education==
* Lawrence School (1860) (now Lawrence College). Refer [[Schools#L|Schools]]
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* One of the [[Lawrence Military Asylum]]s (now Lawrence College) was founded here in 1860 to provide education for the orphans of British soldiers in India.
  
 
==Business==
 
==Business==
* [[Murree]] Brewery (1860). The building was destroyed during Partition riots in 1947.
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[[Image:Murreebrewery.jpg|thumb|right|Brewery Ruins]]
A [http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/3963568597 photo] of the brewery in 1860.
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* The Murree Brewery was estalished here in 1860. There is a contemporary [http://www.bl.uk/onlinegallery/onlineex/apac/photocoll/other/019pho0000050s1u00033000.html photograph] of the brewery held in the ''Bellew Collection'' at the [[British Library]]. The building was destroyed during the Partition riots in 1947. However, the business still exists with its office in [[Rawalpindi]].
  
==Externall Links==
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==External Links==
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ghora_Gali Wikipedia]
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ghora_Gali Ghora Gali] Wikipedia (retrieved 26 May 2016)
  
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Latest revision as of 16:00, 27 May 2016

Ghora Gali
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Presidency: Bengal
Coordinates: 33.887432°N 73.362028°E
Altitude: 1,691 m (5,500 ft)
Present Day Details
Place Name: Ghora Gali
State/Province: Punjab
Country: Pakistan
Transport links

Ghora Gali was a hill station, located close to Murree, another hill station in Punjab.

Education

  • One of the Lawrence Military Asylums (now Lawrence College) was founded here in 1860 to provide education for the orphans of British soldiers in India.

Business

Brewery Ruins
  • The Murree Brewery was estalished here in 1860. There is a contemporary photograph of the brewery held in the Bellew Collection at the British Library. The building was destroyed during the Partition riots in 1947. However, the business still exists with its office in Rawalpindi.

External Links