The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

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

caption: Complaints regarding slow postal service
medium: tours
person: Rousseau/ E.A.
location: Lakhuti Golaghat
date: 21.12.1875
person: Woodthorpe/ R.G.
date: 1875-1876
person: Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford
text: 5. Sgl. Wokha 21/12/75.
text: Towards Contingent Bill etc. for month of November. R.G.W.
text: 6. E.A.Rousseau Off. Insp. Genl. Post Office Lakhuti 21/12/-
text: Service brings to his notice that a parcel containing maps urgently required, which was despatched from Calcutta on 13th November was not received in Golaghat till the 12th December. Also encloses covers of three papers (5) showing that though they left Allahabad on the 25th November, they did not reach Golaghat till the 20th December. R.G. Woodthorpe.