İSKENDERPASHA MOSQUE
Inscription over the entrance gate of the mosque dates back to 1529 (936 in Islamic Calendar). There is also one more inscription informing the restoration in 1882 which gave the mosque its present appearance. The originality of the mosque which underwent many repairs and was enlarged with additions at various times was damaged. The medrese standing in the courtyard was ruined, and the graveyard to the west was removed, leaving only the grave of İskender Pasha there.
GULBAHARHATUN MOSQUE AND MAUSOLEUM
In the memory of Gülbahar Hatun, mother of Sultan Selim the Grim, it was constructed within a külliye near the Zağnos Bridge on the west of Orta Hisar.
ÇARŞI MOSQUE
Located in Kemeraltı location in Çarşı Neighourhood, Çarşı Mosque was built in 1839 (1225 acc. to the Islamic Calendar) by Hazinedarzade Osman Pasha who served as a governor for a long time in Trabzon. Since the mosque was built on a sloping area, the place which remains under its last public hall on the northern side is reserved for shops. Çarşı Mosque is one of the biggest mosques in the city, is attractive for its stone works carved neatly. It is covered with a lead roof.
AHİ EVREN DEDE MOSQUE AND MAUSOLEUM
The construction date of Ahi Evren Dede Mosque, which is located in Boztepe Neighbourhood overlooking Trabzon, is not known.
YENİCUMA MOSQUE
It was dedicated to Saint Eugenios, the saviour and the protector of Trabzon. It is not known when the church was first built. According to researchers, the first construction was a basilica. There is also an inscription dating from 1291. The present building was probably built with a cruciform plan in the 14th century. Without a narthex, the building has three naves and three apses today.
ERDOĞDU BEY MOSQUE
Built by Erdoğdu Bey, the governor of Trabzon in 1577, the mosque stands in the neighbourhood named as Erdoğdu Bey.
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