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PERUKKUWATTAN பெருக்குவட்டான்

PERUKKUWATTAN   PERUKKUWATTAN.- One mile from Anamaduwa (q.v) on the minor road to Mandalana. PERUKKUWATTAN (598) in Kattaikadu division, Akkarai pattu south, Puttalam pattu division, Puttalam District. Given in the censuses for 1881 and 1891 as Perukkuwattan. Distance and situation.- 14 miles from Puttalam on the Chilaw road ; 2 miles from the 12th milepost. […]


PULICHCHAKULAM புளிச்சாக்குளம்

PULICHCHAKULAM.- “ There are a few acres at Karayakalli and Pulichchakulam, where the formation (salt) sometimes, but not always, is to be found during the season.” (Administration Report, 1868.) Appears in the A. L. (1907) as a village in the Chilaw District. (GAZETTEER of the PUTTALAM DISTRICT  of the NORTH WESTERN PROVINCE of CEYLON – […]


KADAYAMOTAI கடையாமோட்டை

KADAYAMOTAI (599) in Kadayamotai division, Akkarai pattu south, Puttalam pattu division, Puttalam District. Given in the Censuses for 1881 and 1891 as Kadayamottai. Distance and situation.- 10 miles from Puttalam on the Chilaw road ; 2 miles across country from the 8th milepost. Plantations.- Coconut gardens. Salt.- Retail boutique. Population.- 1881 : 27 houses ; […]

  • 19 May 2013
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MUNDAL முந்தல்

MUNDAL (610) in Mundal division, Rajakumarawanni pattu, Puttalam pattu division, Puttalam District. Does not occur in the Census for 1881

  • 13 April 2013
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NURAICHCHOLAI நுரைச்சோலை

NURAICHCHOLAI in Kurukkuchchena division, Akkarai pattu north, Kalpitiya division, Puttalam District. Spelt in Censuses for 1881 and 1891

  • 13 April 2013
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UDAPPU உடப்பு

UDAPPU (NORTH) (595) in Udappu division, Akkarai pattu south, Puttalam pattu division, Puttalam District. Does not occur in the Census for 1881 ; given as Udappuwa north in the A. L. (1907). Distance and Situation.- A fishing village adjoining the Chilaw boundary, situate on a strip of land between the sea and canal, 23 miles […]

  • 16 July 2012
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KANDAKULI கண்டல்குழி

KANDAKULI (629) in Kurinjipitti division, Akkarai pattu north, Kalpitiya division, Puttalam District. Names, Distance, and Situation.- Given in the Census for 1881 as Kansakkuli, and in that for 1891 as Kandakulli. According to Casie Chitty (1834), “Kandakooly, a fishing village, on a sandy beach near the sea, about 3 miles south-west of Calpentyn. * * […]

  • 16 July 2012
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ELAVANKULAM இலவன்குளம்

ELAVANKULAM (636) on the Uppu-aar, in Karativu division, Pomparippu pattu, Kalpitiya division, Puttalam District. Does not occur in the Cencsus for 1881 ; appears as Elevankolam in that for 1891 ; in the C. I (1881) as Ilavankulam ; and in the A. L (1907) as Ilavankulama. Distance and Situation.- 18 ¾  miles from Puttalam […]

  • 15 July 2012
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PALLIVASALTURAI பள்ளிவசல்துறை

PALLIVASALTURAI (628)- in Vellankarai division, Akkarai pattu north, Kalpitiya division, Puttalam District. A Moorish village. Situation.– According to Casie Chitty (1834) : “ Palliwaseltorre, a village of Akkarappattoo. Situated on the gulf of Calpentyn, 5 miles from Calpentyn.” 24 miles from Puttalam on the Akkarai pattu Kalpitiya road. Inhabitants and Manufacture.–“It has about 1,000 inhabitants, […]

  • 1 August 2011
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KANAMULAI கனமூலை

KANAMULAI Kanamulai – In Kadayamotai division, Akkarai pattu south, Puttalam pattu division, Puttalam         district. Distance and situation:         A mile and half from Madurankuli towards the south. Cultivation: Paddy fields and coconut gardens. Inhabitants: Mukkuwas Population: 1881:     36 Houses; 105 Males; 81 Females; 186 Persons; 1891:     37 Houses; 95 Males; 70 Females; 165 Persons; […]