From FIBIwiki
(Redirected from Mooltan)
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Mooltan Church.jpg
Presidency: Bengal
Coordinates: 30.206085°N 71.479534°E
Present Day Details
Place Name: Multan
State/Province: Punjab
Country: Pakistan
Transport links
North Western Railway
FibiWiki Maps
See our interactive map of this location showing
places of interest during the British period

Multan was the headquarters of Multan District in the Multan Division of Punjab Province during the British period.

Spelling Variants

Modern spelling: Multan
Variants: Mooltan

Military history

The murder of Vans Agnew and his associate in the city sparked the Second Sikh War in 1848.
Murder at Multan April 1848
Siege of Multan August 1848
Siege of Multan Dec 1848


  • St Mary's - Anglican


  • European Cemetery near Idgah.
Transcriptions: European Cemetery, Multan, now an archived webpage.
Also see "Historical books online", below.


  • Civil Hospital
  • Victoria Jubilee Hospital (1887)
  • General Hospital in the cantonment

External Links

Historical books online

Gazetteer of the Multan District, 1901-02. A volume in the series Punjab District Gazetteers., Public Library of India Collection.
Punjab District Gazetteers Vol.vii Pt A. Multan District 1923-24., Public Library of India Collection.
  • "Multan District' page 130 A list of inscriptions on Christian tombs or monuments in the Punjab, North-West Frontier Province, Kashmir and Afghanistan possessing historical or archaeological interest Part 1 by Miles Irving (1910) Hathi Trust Digital Library