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5th Retro-walk / Enchanting Egmore :

April 7, 2014

Walk around the Egmore Legacy :-

Date: 13th April, Sunday. Time: 06.30 am – 09.30 a.m

Walk Leader : Muthuswamy R (+919444949507)

Meeting Point: in front of Mayor Radhakrishnan Hockey Stadium, Gandhi-Irwin Road

Landmarks Covered :-
Veeran Alagu Muthukon Statue

Egmore Railway Station (Fort Egmore Redo – Egmore Station in 1908)

Tamil Nadu Archives – (“the Madras Record Office” in 1909)

Moti Baba Dargah – Tomb of Hazrat Khaja Gulam Dasthagir Moti Baba – one of the most important Dargah shareef in Chennai.

Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Court (Adithanar Rd, Egmore) (Indo Saracenic)

Government ophthalmic eye hospital, the Oldest Eye Hospital in South Asia – Lawley Ward (Indo-Saracenic), Rukmani Lakshmipathy Road, Egmore

Indian Red Cross Society (1920)

End Point: Egmore Government Museum (1851)

Route Map :

P.s. : Coincidentally this was also the 5th Chennai Photowalk route on 16thMar’08.

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