|WAT CHEDI SAM ONG (วัดเจดีย์สามองค์)
|Wat Chedi Sam Ong or the Monastery of the Three Chedis was located off the city
island in the southeastern area of Ayutthaya in Phai Ling sub-district. The temple was
situated south of Wat Maklam, west of Wat Khian and east of Wat Yai Chai Mongkhon.
It could be accessed in ancient times through a canal system connected to Wat Yai Chai
Mongkhon and other temples in its vicinity. The site is covered in vegetation and difficult
to access as it is surrounded by a moat. This location could not yet been visit, but
apparently there is a large mound in situ.
Historical data about the monastery and its construction are unknown.
The site is approximately situated in Geo Coord: 14° 20' 48.14" N, 100° 35' 47.48" E.
|Text by Tricky Vandenberg - October 2009
Updated April 2014
|(View of the former location)
|Courtesy of the Fine Arts Department - 3th Region)