Khirbat Al-Burj

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Al-Burj
Al-Burj is located in Mandatory Palestine
Al-Burj
Al-Burj
Arabic
Subdistrict Haifa
Coordinates 32°30′34.35″N 34°56′26.20″E / 32.5095417°N 34.9406111°E / 32.5095417; 34.9406111Coordinates: 32°30′34.35″N 34°56′26.20″E / 32.5095417°N 34.9406111°E / 32.5095417; 34.9406111
Population
Area
Date of depopulation February 15, 1948
Cause(s) of depopulation

Al-Burj was a Palestinian Arab village in the Haifa Subdistrict. It was depopulated during the 1948 Palestine War on February 15, 1948. It was located 34.5 km south of Haifa. al-Burj contained a khirbat named Tel al-Burayj.[1]

The village lands consisted of 5,291 Dunums, 15 of which were owned by Arabs, 4,933 owned by Jews, and 343 were public.[2]

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  1. ^ Khalidi, 1992, p. 156
  2. ^ Hadawi, 1970, p.48

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