Chordara castle

Тне broken pieces of ceramic vessels,and the raw bricks of the size 50x30x10 which were used as building materials used in the architectural constructions of Middle Asia prove that Chordara castle was erected in the Vth century BC. In VI-V centuries BC a great amount of work has been carried out in order to erect […]

Тне broken pieces of ceramic vessels,and the raw bricks of the size 50x30x10 which were used as building materials used in the architectural constructions of Middle Asia prove that Chordara castle was erected in the Vth century BC.

In VI-V centuries BC a great amount of work has been carried out in order to erect new towns in Zarafshon valley and in Samarqand valley developed the irrigation system in agricultural area.The area near the lower part of Zarafshon i.e.future Bukhara region began to be developed as an area for dwelling.

The ruins of Chordara proves that at this area began to be developed for agricultural purposes and the cultural history of the middle part of Zarafshan river, i.e. the modern Navoiy region and its cultural history social structure of the and ancient Sog’d had already begun in the Vth century. Other remains belonging to that period were found in Kanimekh in the branches of the river-bed. Only the foundations of the buildings and some of the cultural layers survived today.