The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript notes made by W.G. Archer between 1946 & 1948, and miscellaneous papers and letters

caption: tour diary of C.R. Pawsey of a frontier expedition into the Patkoi area
medium: toursnotes
location: Meluri (Melore) Nantaleik R. (Tizu R.)
date: 18.5.1947
person: Pawsey/ C.R.Archer/ W.G.
date: 1946-1948
refnum: 13:20
text: 18th May '47. To Melore - 19 miles (6-30 A.M. - 3 P.M.) Near the Tizu the climate was like that of the Sahara Desert rather than Assam. It was so hot that the porters got their feet burnt and the Tizu is much lower than it was a month ago.