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Cameron’s land, Dimbula, 1870 - 1879

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022G/41

Scope and Contents

280 x 209 mm. View looking out over rolling hills planted with tea, with the estate manager’s house in the foreground. Charles Hay Cameron (1795-1881) was first in Ceylon [Sri Lanka] in 1830, when he acted as commissioner to report on judicial procedures on the land. He later became a coffee planter. Photograph by Scowen & Co.


  • Creation: 1870 - 1879


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Finding aid date

2009-09-17 12:32:57+00:00

Includes index.

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