The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - H.H. Godwin-Austen, Journal of a Tour in Assam, 26th November 1872 to 15th April 1873

caption: writing letters in camp at Visemeh; survey of the boundary finished
medium: tours
ethnicgroup: Sophamah
date: 15.1.1873
person: Godwin-Austen/ H.H.
date: 26.11.1872-4.4.1873
person: Royal Geographical Society, London
text: 15th Jany.
text: We assayed to march next day to Phunamah situated near the sources of the Zullo & one of the Sophamah group. Wrote letters in Butler's tent which remained behind, as all the other things went on abt 10 o/c. At 1 pm after despatching the letters we marched & I plane tabled into camp the remainder of the boundary. A dull cloudy day & during the night a little rain fell, which cleared the atmosphere a little.