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MUTALAIPALI முதலைப்பாளி

MUTALAIPALI in Mutalaipali division, Akkarai Pattu north, Kalpitiya division, Puttalam District. Given in the Census for 1881 as Mudalaippali, and in that for 1891 as Mudelaippali; and in the A.L (1907) as Mudalapali (q.v.) Derivation.- The village lies close to Nachchikalli canal, Which is infested with crocodiles, hence the name. Distance and Situation.- 25 miles […]

  • 18 September 2017
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MUSALPITTI முசல்பிட்டி

MUSALPITTI (627) in Musalpitti division, Akkarai pattu north, Kalpitiya Division, Puttalam District. Given in the cencuses for 1881 and 1891 as Musselpitti, and in the A.L (1907) as Musalpitti. Distance and Situation.- 21 miles and a half from the 19th milestone, towards the west. Plantation.- Coconut gardens. Population.- 1881 : 79 houses ; 170 males, […]

  • 13 September 2017
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MAMPURI மாம்புரி

MAMPURI (619) in Mampuri division, Akkarai pattu north,Kalpitiya division, Puttalam District. Distance and Situation.- 10 miles and a half from Puttalam; about 3 miles and a half down the road to Chilaw, turn to the right, and 7 thence on the Akkaraipattu – Kalpitiya road. Government Buildings.- An ambalam ; a receiving Post Office ; […]

  • 13 September 2017
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PANAIYADI பனையடி

PANAIYADI (621) in Panaiyadi division, Akkarai pattu north, Kalpitiya division, Puttalam District. Given in the Censuses for 1881 and 1891 as Panaiyadi ; and in the A. L. (1907) as Panaiyadi. Distance and Situation.- 13 ½ miles from Puttalam, on the Akkarai pattu – Kalpitiya road, nesr the 9th milestone. Plantations.- Coconut and palmyra ; […]

  • 11 August 2017
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PALAVI பாலாவி

PALAVI (607) in Kuruvikkulam division, Puttalam pattu, Puttalam pattu division, Puttalam District. Distance and Situation.- 4 miles south of Puttalam on the Chilaw road. Public Works Department Lines.- On a wind – swept plain in the angle formed by the Chilaw and Akkara pattu roads, they are most favorably situated for purposes of isolation, as […]

  • 11 August 2017
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PALIYAGAMA பாலியாகம

PALIYAGAMA (650) in Koilandigama palate, Parawili pattuwa, Demala hatpattu, Puttalam District. Distance and Situation . – 3 miles from Tonigala(q.v.) on the Gansaghwa road towards the north. Tank, sluiced. Paddy Fields, irrigated by it. Plantation . – 1881 : 10 houses ; 37 males, 31 females, 68 persons. 1891 : 17 houses ; 35 males, […]

  • 5 June 2017
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BAMBIWATAN பம்பிவட்டான்

BAMBIWATAN (596) in Ottapanai division, Akkarai pattu south, Puttalam pattu division, Puttalam District. Occurs as Wammiwattan in the Census for 1881 ; given in that for 1891 as Bammuvatan, Distance and Situation . – 18 miles south-west of Puttalam on the old road from Chilaw to Kalpitiya, and adjoins Mundel lake. The village is also […]

  • 2 June 2017
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KURINJAMOTAI குறிஞ்சாமோட்டை

KURINJAMOTAI (623) in Kurinjamotai division, Akkarai pattu north, Kalpitiya division, Puttalam District. Does not occur in the Censuses for 1881 or 1891. Distance and Situation . – 18 miles from Puttalam on the Akkarai Pattu-Kalpitiya road. Plantations . – Coconut gardens. Mosque, at which the Moors, who predominate, Worship. Population . – 1881 and 1891 […]

  • 30 May 2017
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KALPITIYA கல்பிட்டி

  KALPITIYA (631) in Kalpitiya division, Akkarai pattu north, Kalpitiya, Puttalam District. Distance and Situation . – “ A town on the west side of the Gulf of that name, about 93 miles north Colombo. From being almost surrounded by water, it is often mistaken for an island.” I t is 28 miles from Puttalam […]

  • 29 May 2017
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KALPITIYA MALAY QUARTERS கல்பிட்டி மலே விடுதி

KALPITIYA MALAY QUARTERS in Kalpitiya division, Puttalam District. PERIYA KUDIRIPPU ; SINNA KUDIRIPPU.- 1881 : no census taken.1891 : 361 houses. 1901 : 329 houses ; 775 males, 534 females 1,309 persons. Part Of Kalpitiya town (q. v.). Dutch Fort, custom house, and jetty. Land Settlements . –  In the settlement of the bazaar lots […]

  • 22 May 2017
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