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Ootacamund from the approach to Rocklands.

View of Ootacamund or Udagamandalam, taken by
Samuel Bourne in 1869. Popularly known as Ooty, this is the most
famous of hill stations in south India. It lies around an
artificial lake in the Nilgiri Hills at a height of 2,267 m. It was
once the territory of the indigenous tribal group known as the
Todas. In 1818, John Sullivan, the Collector of Coimbatore in
Madras Presidency, acquired vast acres…