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Colombo. View from the Fort Railway Station, 1907

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 1/47

Scope and Contents

Half-plate. New offices for Public Works Department in course of erection. Hoods of bullock carts are of dead palm leaves. Building is of red brick, but mostly hidden by screens of plaited cocoanut [i.e. coconut] leaves to keep rain off new brick work. (Fisher). [Wooden scaffolding all round building].


  • Creation: 1907


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Related Materials

Supplementary notes by Fisher.



Finding aid date

2002-08-12 10:02:18+00:00

Includes index.

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