[8], While construction of the Nilgiri class was being completed, the Indian Navy proposed requirements for an indigenously designed and built frigate. It is next to the Atlantic Ocean and just 22 km from the province capital, Huelva. Like Nawab Tank Road, Mumbai also had another China town located close to what is today Kamathipura. It is one of the seven islands of Mumbai. When the Esplanade was cleared in the Fort area, the armoury moved from Bombay Castle to Mazagaon in 1760 and gave its name to Gunpowder Lane. The lead vessel of the class was launched on 30 March 2006. With passage of time it has become fairly multicultural with different faiths and cultures living peacefully and working to preserve the quiet, the beauty and the cleanliness of the precinct. Mankeshwar Mandir – A well known century old Hindu temple is situated on Barrister Nath Pai Marg and near Darukhana Bus Stop or Mankeshwar Mandir Bus Stop. Other bungalows and plantations also grew up in Mazagaon as the British and the more affluent Indians moved out of the crowded fort. Mazagon Dock Ship­builders Limited (MDL) (IAST: Ma­jhagānv Dawk Limiṭeḍ), for­merly called Mazagon Dock Lim­ited, is a ship­yard sit­u­ated in Maza­gaon, Mum­bai. Among others, Tipu Sultan, the Mysore warrior's relative Nawab Ayaz Ali, migrated here after the British defeated the ruler in 1799 and was buried here. Adorned with all the requisite paraphernalia of a typical Chinese temple, including fortune scrolls, paper money and incense sticks, the temple pays homage to the Chinese God of protection, justice and courage Guan Gong. The 6000-ton Shivalik-class (Project 17) frigates are the first warships with stealth features to be designed and built in India. to east side Darukhana area which is especially known for its shoreline, St. Anne's Church (Roman Catholic) (next to St. Mary's School), Our Lady of the Rosary Church (Roman Catholic) in the East (opposite Dockyard Road Station), Our Lady of Glory Church (Roman Catholic) up north (in Byculla, opposite Byculla station), St. Joseph's Church (Roman Catholic) down south (in Umerkhadi, Dongri), St. Peter's Church (Protestant) (functional for school only) (near Mazagaon Hill), Holy Cross Church of Church of North India on Ramchandra Bhat Marg, Taylor Memorial Methodist Church next to St. Agnes' School, Clare Road, Robinson Memorial Methodist Central Church opposite B-Ward Municipal office, Matharpacady Village Holy Cross Oratory (Matharpacady Village), Eymard House—Blessed Sacrament Chapel (SSS Order) - Mass celebrated 8.00 am daily Monday - Saturday. [6] It can fabricate wellhead platforms, process and production platforms, and jack-up rigs for oil exploration. Muslims (particularly Dawoodi Bohras) are taking their place with most Catholics migrating abroad. Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) (IAST: Majhagānv Dawk Limiá¹­eḍ), formerly called Mazagon Dock Limited, is a shipyard situated in Mazagaon, Bombay. The first of the class, INS Delhi, was launched in February 1991 and commissioned on 15 November 1997. Originally Matharpacady was a colony of East Indian Catholics but over time came to include many Goan and other families. MDL is building six diesel-electric submarines of the Kalvari class under a technology-transfer agreement with DCNS. We have the capability to build warships, submarines, merchant ships upto 30,000 DWT. Defence Minister Arun Jaitley inaugurates the Module Work Shop at Mazagaon Dockyard Limited.jpg 600 × 402; 187 KB. 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