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Sri Lanka (nation)

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 1243 Collections and/or Records:

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The Knuckles and Goomera Rock, 1868

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y303D/2
Scope and Contents

157 x 115 mm General view looking out over the hills of the Knuckles district, with the road and the Goomera Rock in the foreground.

Dates: 1868
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The lake, 1886

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y303P/9
Scope and Contents

272x215mm.

Dates: 1886
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The lake, 1886

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y303P/10
Scope and Contents

272x215mm.

Dates: 1886
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The lake, 1886

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y303P/24
Scope and Contents

277x221mm.

Dates: 1886
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The Lake and portion of the Library, 1871

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022E/54
Scope and Contents

291 x 235 mm. View from the Pattirippuwa of the Dalada Daligawa (Temple of the Tooth) looking south over the Lake with part of the European Library and Assembly Rooms visible in the left foreground. No. 2091 scratched out on negative.

Dates: 1871
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The Lake Candy [Kandy], 1907

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022BBB/67
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The Lake, Columbo, Ceylon [i.e. Colombo, Sri Lanka], 1890 - 1899

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304A/404
Scope and Contents

Approximately 200 x 140 mm. Photogravure. Probably photographed by F. Skeen.

Dates: 1890 - 1899
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The lake, Kandy, 1980 - 1986

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 365/5/17
Scope and Contents

280 x 166 mm. watercolour.

Dates: 1980 - 1986
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The Library & Buddhist Temple, Kandy, 1870 - 1879

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022G/4
Scope and Contents

280 x 209 mm. Photograph by Scowen & Co.

Dates: 1870 - 1879
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The Maldivian Embassy, 1907

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 1/60A
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). [Group of officials inside and outside building, preceded by guard of honour.]

Dates: 1907
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The Maldivian Embassy, 1907

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 1/60B
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). [Group of officials inside and outside building, preceded by guard of honour.]

Dates: 1907
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The Nicobar Island Breadfruit tree and other plants, 1907

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 1/88
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate. The Nicobar Island Breadfruit tree/Plantation behind/Sisal Hemp great cultivation of the Bahamas (now coming into India too)/Panama hat plant. (Fisher).

Dates: 1907
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The old Dutch fort at Galle, 1907-12

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 2/169
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Quarter-plate. Cricket match

Dates: 1907-12
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The opening of the Kelani river canal, 1907

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 1/163
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate. Where it leaves the Kela Gange river for Colombo about 5 miles from Kaletura

Dates: 1907
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The Ouvah Country. Gampaha Coffee Estate and native paddy fields, 1871

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022E/56
Scope and Contents

304 x 191 mm. View looking across terraced paddy fields with labourers at work in the foreground, towards hilly partially cleared land beyond.

Dates: 1871
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The Padikara Mudaliyar reading from a gold plate his request to unveil the statue

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/QM 28/18
Scope and Contents From the File:

Contains prints of various sizes, as listed (mounted on card), with descriptions in gold lettering and bound in a red leather volume with the inscription 'Souvenir of the Unveiling of the First Statue of His Majesty the King in the East, at Kalutara South, Ceylon. The Gift of Don Arthur Silva Wijaysinghe Siriwardene, (Sinahalese Chief) The Padikar Mudaliyar, Justice of the Peace, etc., etc. 22nd of July, 1916'. Various printed items have also been inserted.

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The Perahera, 1901-04-12 - 1901-04-15

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/QM 2/21