Ganges canal. A disquisition on the heads of the Ganges of Jumna canals, North-western Provinces by Cautley, Proby Thomas Sir

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  • Jumna canal, Eastern. [from old catalog]

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LC ClassificationsTC904.5.G2 C3
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Paginationvi p., l. l., 104 p.
Number of Pages104
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LC Control Number16019580

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The (non-Indian) author comes across as very much at ease and in his element as he journeys from the source of the Ganges to its outlet with a varying cast of companions/5. Report on the Ganges Canal Works, From the commencement until the opening of the Canal in (London Smith Elder and Co.

Ganges Canal, Compiled by Sir Proby Thomas Cautley, Publisher C.E.C. Press 5. The Ganges Canal by Arthur Cotton. Jan Lucassen, The brickmakers’ strikes on the Ganges canal in Har Ki Puri. This is why, as Anthony Ganges canal. book writes in his book Ganges Water Machine, a full fourth of the money spent on the canal went to building, at these.

The book borrows its title from an scientific article published in“the article designated what others had yet to claim since the opening of the Ganges Canal years earlier” (p8).

The canal’s financial problems had finally ended but the project faced fresh challenges. The Hindu priests at Haridwar felt that the construction of Ganges canal.

book dam at the mouth of the canal would ‘imprison’ the holy waters of the Ganga. So Cautley assured Ganges canal. book that he would leave a gap in the dam from where the water could flow unchecked.

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Ganges canal. A disquisition on the heads of the Ganges of Jumna canals, North-western Provinces by Cautley, Proby Thomas, Sir, [from old catalog]. The Ganges canal is primarily an irrigation system, though it also has a navigation channel and locks.

The system consists of a main canal km long and around km of distribution channels. The network has an upper and a lower canal. It irrigates nearly 9,km² of fertile farming land in 10 districts of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakand.

Other articles where Lower Ganga Canal is discussed: Ganges River: Irrigation: The Lower Ganga Canal, extending 5, miles (8, km) with its branches, begins at Naraura. The Sarda Canal irrigates land near Ayodhya, in Uttar Pradesh. The Ganges or Ganga Canal is a canal system that irrigates the Doab region between the Ganges River and the Yamuna River in canal is primarily an irrigation canal, although parts of it were also used for navigation, primarily for its construction materials.

For more than million people who live near its banks, the Ganges River represents life. It nourishes and cleans them, helps them travel, and lies at the heart of their religious beliefs. The Ganges has more than a hundred names, but Hindus call it Gangamai, or Mother Ganga.

As we travel its 1, miles (2, km) from the Himalayan Mountains to the Bay of Bengal, we see how the Ganges. Report on the Ganges Canal works, from their commencement until the opening of the canal in/ / by Sir Proby T.

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Although one of the acknowledged achievements of the British Raj was the extensive construction of irrigation works, their effects have to date been little studied by historians.

In this book Dr Stone has undertaken the first full-scale study of the qualitative and quantitative effects on local economics of these irrigation schemes.

Focusing upon the region of western Uttar Pradesh in the. Report on the Ganges Canal works, from their commencement until the opening of the canal in London: Smith, Elder and Co., (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Proby T Cautley, Sir.

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Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna Water-related development in the basin. Use of water of the Ganges river for irrigation, either by flooding or by means of gravity canals, has been common since ancient times. Such irrigation is described in scriptures and mythological books written more than 2 years ago.

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Part 2 discusses the construction of the Ganges Canal between the Jamuna and Ganges Rivers (the Doab). It starts with the opening ceremony of the Ganges Canal Author: María Arquero de Alarcón.

Other articles where Upper Ganga Canal is discussed: Ganges River: Irrigation: The Upper Ganga Canal, which begins at Hardiwar, and its branches have a combined length of 5, miles (9, km). The Lower Ganga Canal, extending 5, miles (8, km) with its branches, begins at Naraura.

The Sarda Canal irrigates land near Ayodhya, in Uttar Pradesh. The Ganges canal,in original records,was debated and almost dismissed as a Garden of fools at the highest levels of the British government.

Intrigue,calumny,conspiracies and battles that involved the royal family did take place and with added layers of fiction and appropriate romantic interludes,Hutchinson crafts a story that has as many twists. For the low revenue rates imposed by Thornton on Khatauli and Jansath, Cadell, A., Settlement Report of the Ganges Canal Tract of the Muzaffarnagar District (Allahabad, ), pp.

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That began with the British-built Ganges Canal inwhich is still being extended and now encompasses multiple methods, public and private, to redirect, extract, and consume the river’s water. One urgent concern is the proliferation and overuse of private tube-wells. A hundred and twenty miles to the south, at the ancient pilgrimage city of Haridwar, the Ganges enters the plains.

This is the starting point for hundreds of miles of irrigation canals built by Author: George Black. Two of Wentworth’s brothers, Malcolm Rothney Elles and Edmond Claude Elles, served in the Indian Army as well, though both of them died young (Malcolm in drowned in the Ganges Canal while attempting to rescue his orderly, who had fallen into the water), while her youngest brother, Hugh Jamieson Elles, achieved great distinction in the 4/5(32).

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