Location of Kalba (Source: ADIAS)
of part of the Kalba excavations (Photograph by Dr Mark Beech)
wall at Kalba (Photograph by Dr Mark Beech)
Kalba - Gary Feulner searches for crabs (Photograph by Dr Mark
palustris at Khor Kalba (Photograph by Dr Mark Beech)
Kalba (Kalba Fort) Museum (Sharjah Heritage Museum)
(Uaeinteract.com - A
Walk Through Time)
Kalba (Source: Arabian
8 May 1999 - Ancent
settlement unearthed in Kalba
17 May 2000 - Ancient
settlement discovered in Kalba (Source: Uaeinteract.com)
31 March 2003 - Excavations
begin at Khor Kalba (Source: Gulf
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