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VIRUTODAI விருதோடை

VIRUTODAI (601) in Viratodai division. Akkarai pattu South, Puttalam pattu division, Puttalam District. Given in the Censuses for 1881 and1891 as virutodai, abd by Casie Chitty (1834) Virdodde, with the following particulars as to – Distance and Situation “ A village in the province of Akkarapattoo, adjoining Puludiwayel, 7 miles South – west Puttalam, and […]

  • 3 July 2015
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NARAKKALI நரக்களி

NARAKKALI  in Naralkkali division, Akkarai pattu north, Kalpitiya division, Puttalam District. Figures in the Census for 1881 as  Narakkalli, and given as Narakally by Casie Chitty (1831). with the following details:- Description, Distance and situation. “A considerable village pleasantil situated on the banks of the gulf of Calpentyn, adjoining Mapore.” 12 miles and s half Puttalam […]

  • 3 July 2015
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MANGALAVELI மங்களவெளி

MANGALAVELI ( 609) in Ambalaveli division,  Puttalam pattu, Puttalam pattu division, Puttalam district. Does not occur in the Censuses for 1881 and 1891. Distance and Situation-12 miles from on Chilaw road. Historical – Casie Chitty gives the name as “Mangalawelly, in the District of Chilaw, a large plain in the neighbourhood of the Wooden bridge erected […]

  • 18 June 2015
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DALUWEGAMA தழுவேகம

DALUWEGAMA (661) in Mudalakkuliya palata, Kumarawanni pattuwa, Kumarapallam pattuwa, Demala hatpattu, Puttalam District. Figures in the Censuses for 1881 and 1891 as Daluwa; so also in the reference to the District map, in which, however,  it is marked as Taluvai.   Distance and Situation – At the 7th  milestone on the minor road to Mandalana. […]

  • 8 June 2015
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KURINJIPITTI குறிஞ்சிப்பிட்டி

KURINJIPITTI Kurinjipitti (629) in Kurinjipitti division, Akkarai pattu north,Kalpitiya Division, Puttalam district. Given in the Census for 1881 as Kurinchipitti, and in that for 1891as Kurinchchipitti; and in the A.L (1907) as Kurinjapittiya. Distance and Situation –25 miles from Puttalam on the Akkarai pattu  – Kalapitiya road. Plantations –Coconut gardens Tavern –An arrack tavern, Licensed. […]

  • 8 June 2015
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CHENAIKUDI IRIPPU சின்னக்குடியிருப்பு

CHENAIKUDI IRIPPU Chenaikudi irippu (602) in Puludivayal division, Akkarai pattu south,Puttalam pattu division, Puttalam district. Given in the Census for 1891 as Chenakudirippu; also in C.I.(1881) and in A.L.(1907) ; and as Chenaikudieruppu in the district map. Situation and Distance – According to Cassie Chitty (1834), (Senakoodiyiruppoo, a village situate on the left side of […]

  • 7 April 2015
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BADAHELAGAMA படஹெலகம

 BADAHELAGAMA   Badahelagama (659) in Wadigamanaga palata, Pandita pattu, Demala hatpattu, Puttalam District. Distance and Situation- 2 miles to the south of Anamaduwa (q.v)on the minor road to Mandalana (q.v),a potters village, as the name indicates, lying to the east of and adjoining the road from Anamaduwa to Andigama. The inhabitants, who in 1884 “consisted […]

  • 27 March 2015
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TILLAYADI தில்லையடி (தில்லையூர்)

TILLAYADI (629) in Kurinjipitti division, Akkarai pattu north, Kalpitiya division, Puttalam District. Given in the Census for 1891 as Thillaiyiddi ; in the A.L.(1907) as Tillaidi; and by Casie Chitty (1834) as Tilliaddy, and described as – A fishing village, “situated on the arm of the gulf of Calpentyn, which divides it from the isthmus […]

  • 13 March 2015
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KATTAIKADU கட்டைக்காடு

KATTAIKADU (598) in Kattaikadu division, Akkarai pattu south, Puttalam pattu division, Puttalam district. Given in the Censuses for 1881 and 1891 as Kattaikadu.   Distance and Situation – 14 miles from Puttalam, 11 miles on the chillaw road; turn to the right, 3 miles thence on the minor road to the village. Historical – “ […]

  • 27 February 2015
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MANALTIVU மணல்தீவு

MANALTIVU (606) in Manaltivu division, Puttalam pattu, Puttalam pattu division, Puttalam district. Given in the Censuses for 1881 and 1891 as Manaltivu; so also in the C.I.,1881 ;and as Manaltivu in the A.L. (1907). Derivation – Sandy (manal) island (tivu) Distance and Situation – 3 miles from Puttalam on the Jaffna road; 2 miles and […]

  • 20 February 2015
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