The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

printed - tour diary of the Deputy Commissioner of the Naga Hills for the year 1870-1872 (John Butler) volume two

caption: to Cheswemah
medium: tours
location: Cheswemah
date: 29.2.1872
person: Butler/ John
date: 22.11.1870-17.2.1873
note: inaccurate spelling in the original text
text: 29th February, Thursday. Moved camp to-day to Cheswemah - distance about 7 miles, road fair. Cheswemah is a small village containing only 52 houses and is consequently at peace with all its neighbours. It is situated on a fine open range, continuation of the one on which Kohimah stands.