Bryn Cymro

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Category Archives: India

Cherra

Cherrapunji is a couple of hours drive south from Shillong. One of the wettest places on earth, it’s perched on a plateau at the edge of the Khasi Hills and overlooking … Continue reading

April 13, 2013 · 2 Comments

Living Root Bridge

The ninety kilometre or so drive from Shillong in the direction of Mawlynnong took us over three hours, what with the condition of the roads and the occasional traffic snarl … Continue reading

April 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Catching cold

In a long tradition of British exploration, Richard Eilers reported in the Guardian (1 February 2013) on ‘India’s undiscovered gem: the hills of Meghalaya’, an enchanting idyll where ‘women own … Continue reading

March 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Delhi: the same dust

An expeditious trip to India in February for a symposium and launch of Welsh missionaries and British imperialism in Shillong in Meghalaya, and some seminars in Delhi. I hadn’t been … Continue reading

March 10, 2013 · 1 Comment
Sydney Cemetery Adventures

All ye that come my grave to see

RAIOT

Challenging the Consensus

From Mawlai

Other Side Of Shillong

Modern British Studies Birmingham

Interdisciplinary research and public events on nineteenth and twentieth century Britain at the University of Birmingham

The Heretic Corner

Analyzing the shades of white

Families in British India Society

Your brick wall is in India!

Asia History Hub

School of Historical and Philosophical Studies at the University of Melbourne, Australia. Convenor: Professor Antonia Finnane

Family & Colonialism Research Network

connecting researchers interested in the history of the family in colonial contexts

The Oligarch Kings

Power, Politics and America's Noble Families

lifeat148

Just another WordPress.com site

Copenhagen Skrivning

A fine WordPress.com site

Australasian Urban History / Planning History Group

Connecting researchers interested in the history of cities and towns