The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - 'Diary of a Tour in the Naga Hills, 1922-1923' by Henry Balfour

caption: Continued passage of the Mediterranean
medium: diaries
date: 18.1.1923
person: Balfour/ Henry
date: 1922-1923
person: Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford
text: Thursday, 18.
text: Strong northerly wind. Calabria & Sicily covered with snow. Very cold all day. The top of Etna was not visible. We were passing the Straits of Messina at about 10.15 a.m. Fair amount of sunshine. Stromboli abeam at 2.30 p.m., mildly active. (Run, 336 Km)