Lead Mosque

The Lead Mosque, also known as the Buşatlı Mehmet Pasha Mosque, is a historical mosque in , northwestern . It took the name Lead Mosque, because all of its cupolas were covered with lead.

Notable Places in the Area

, also known as the Shkodër Castle is a castle near the city of , in northwestern . is situated 480 metres west of Lead Mosque. Photo: Net efekt, Public domain.

The , previously known as Vojo Kushi Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in , , which is used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of KF Vllaznia Shkodër. is situated 2½ km north of Lead Mosque. Photo: SergejPassau, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Shkodër or Shkodra, historically known as Scodra or Scutari, is the fifth most populous city of the Republic of Albania and the capital of the eponymous municipality and . is situated 2½ km north of Lead Mosque.

is a cathedral in the city of in northwestern . is situated 2½ km northeast of Lead Mosque. Photo: Seeteufel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a settlement in the former municipality, , northern .

is a settlement in the former municipality, , northern .

was the capital city of Albania for hundreds of years until 1915 when World War I broke out. Photo: Inkey, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Lead Mosque

42.0465° or 42° 2' 47.2" north
19.4994° or 19° 29' 58" east
Open­Street­Map ID
way 247885461
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Xhamia e Plumbit (Shkodër)
  • Albanian: Xhamia e Plumbit, Shkodër
  • Czech: Olověná mešita
  • English: Lead Mosque, Shkodër
  • French: Mosquée de plomb
  • German: Blei-Moschee
  • German: Bleimoschee
  • German: Bleimoschee (Shkodra)
  • Malay: Masjid Plumbum, Shkodër
  • Polish: Meczet Ołowiany w Szkodrze
  • Turkish: İşkodra Kurşunlu Cami
  • Turkish: İşkodra Kurşunlu Camii
  • Ukrainian: Свинцева мечеть
  • Xhamia e Plumbit

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