The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

typescript - J.H. Hutton tour diary in the Naga Hills

medium: tours
person: Rundall/ CaptDurant/ Mr
location: Dilli R. Borhat Rusa Barpathar (Barpatra)
date: 24.2.1928-26.2.1928
person: Hutton/ J.H.
date: 11.1.1928-3.3.1928
person: Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford
refnum: Hutton Ms. Box 2
text: 24 February
text: To the Dilli river camp on the Dibrugarh district boundary, about 5 miles. We sent the camp direct (Capt. Rundall and all the escort but one section went straight to Borhat from Rusa, as transport is not available by our route) and struck the river higher up, fishing down to camp.
text: 25 February
text: Halted to dispose of dak. Expected Mr. Durant's boats from Barpatra that day, but they did not come.
text: 26 February
text: Owing to absence of boats, could not move down to Borhat as we intended. The boats turned up in the afternoon.