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Nilgiri [i.e. Nilagiri] Railway

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022TTTT
Scope and Contents A leather bound album, with 26 pages, measuring 335 x 460 mm, with black and white photographs relating to the construction of the Nilgiri (or Nilagiri) Railway. The photographs were taken by Philip Boesinger of Coonor. The photographs are mounted on boards which are taped into the binding. The collection belonged to the family of Mrs Sue Prideaux, which had tea-planting connections in India.The Nilgiri Railway is part of the larger, South Indian Railway line which extends from...
Dates: 1897
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  • Names: Boesinger, Philip, fl1897 X