|Alamgir gate, Mandu Fort, MP flicker.com|
|Alamgir gate, Mandu fort, MP commons.m.wikimedia.org|
|In 1902 Alamgir gate, Mandu Fort asibhopal.nic.in|
|Alamgir gate, Mandu fort, MP lonelyplanet.com|
The barbican in front of Alamgir gate has a walled enclosure with two square bastions built at flanks. The height of the arched building from the bottom level to the top of the Kanguras is 11 m. The covered passage is about 9.5 m x 4 m. and there are four arches. The three inner ones support barrel-shaped roof. The outer portion of the building is characteristic of a flat roof, covered with slabs. The architecture of the gateway is as simple as it it can be , but for a band of carved masonry along piers of the outer arch of some parts. It is a conventional design.
Mandu is 35 km from Dhar and 100 km from Indore, MP.