This canal, having fallen into disrepair, was restored in the 7th century A.D.
The building was used as the parish church till 1815, when it fell into disrepair, but it was restored between 1871 and 1876.
The district as a whole is not well watered, and most of the old irrigation tanks had fallen into disrepair before the annexation.
2 If they deserve any blame it is for the pride, natural to their rank and their generation, which prevented them from charging an entrance fee, an expedient which would not only have made it possible for them to give access to the house and collections, but would have enabled them to save the fabric from falling into the lamentable state of disrepair in which it was found after their death.
The outer walls (mostly in utter disrepair) are about 62 to 7 m.