The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

part of original tour diary of Lt. R.G. Woodthorpe 1876

caption: Routine days spent in surveying and in answering correspondence
medium: tours
person: OgleHinde
location: Wokha
date: 7.3.1876-9.3.1876
person: Woodthorpe/ R.G.
date: 1875-1876
person: Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford
text: Tuesday 7th.
text: (Fine all day but very hazy. Camp at 6 p.m. 6960/6700 M = 6830. Min = 49o. Max = 82o.)
text: Up about 7.30 having taken a dose of medicine. Wrote letters which Ogle and Hinde copied all day.
text: (56) Wednesday 8th.
text: (Fine all day. Rumblings of thunder. Camp at 3 p.m. 5060/4750 M = 4880. ditto at 6 p.m. 5060/4830 M = 4955. Min = 47o.)
text: Same as yesterday correspondence.
text: Thursday 9th.
text: (Fine but hazy. Mark at 8 a.m. 6710/6500 M = 6605. Max = 77o shade. Min = 44o.)
text: Up at 5. Went up to mark and observed a little. Back in camp at 8.30. Bath. Correspondence etc. until half past p.m. Made sketch of woman and boy.