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: Stop at Marseilles
medium: diaries
date: 20.1.1923
person: Balfour/ Henry
date: 1922-1923
person: Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford
text: Saturday, 20.
text: Passed the outward-bound P & O. SS "Khyber" just outside Marseilles. Entered dock at Marseilles c. 8.30 a.m.
text: I spent two hours ashore but the wind was very cold & unpleasant & I returned on board for lunch. The P & O. special train left at 4.30 p.m. & I saw off Mrs. Kirby, Mrs. Woolacote, Sir E. & Lady Edwards, Mr. & Mrs. Duff & Hiley. We sailed at 8.45p.m.