Not often is it that men have the heart, when their one great industry is ruined, to rear up in a few years another
as rich to take its place: and the tea fields of Ceylon are as true a monument to courage as is the lion of Waterloo
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

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Industry-related articles, appreciations and archival material

History of Ceylon Tea website enter...

The History of Ceylon Tea (HOCT) website, an ambitious industry service project launched by Dilmah Tea more than two years ago, will enter a new phase foll..

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The History of tea and cricket in S...

By David Colin-ThoméEditorJune 2002 In Sri Lanka, the relevance of tea to the game of cricket extends further than that of a twenty-minute break, w..

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Walk in the Green Valley - Lionel L...

Perhaps you are sipping a cup of coffee, or would it be the nectar from the two leaves and a bud? I hope so. Then, come along with me, hold my hand, and jo..

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Days of Wine and Roses - Delerine M...

Moiya Hazel at Norwood on her recent visit Moiya Haze at Norwood in 2007 Childhood memories - Moiya at Norwood with 'Dollar ..

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PHOTO ALBUM

Contemporary and historical photographs of one of the world’s great industries

ESTATE REGISTER

An interactive database of all the tea plantations in Sri Lanka. E&OE.

Bemont C127
Post Town - Deltota
District - Hewahetta Lower
Established - 1905
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Souther Ceylon ...
Post Town - Nakiyadenia
District - Galle
Established - 1905
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Stow Easton
Post Town - Navelapittia
District - Dolosbage
Established - 1870
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VIDEO LIBRARY

Video interviews and industry-related footage including select material from YouTube

PROFILES

Interactive pages devoted to individual tea planters and tea men

Chathuranga Herath
Country of Residence - Sri Lankan
Present Status - Retired
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T. Mandi
Country of Residence -
Present Status -
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W. H. Owen
Country of Residence -
Present Status -
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FERGUSONS’

Scanned copies of the Ferguson’s Directories ranging from 1871 to 1930

1880-81 FERGUSON'S CEYL..

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1883-84 FERGUSON'S CEYL..

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1883-84 FERGUSON'S CEYL..

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1885-86 FERGUSON'S CEYL..

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DARRAWELLA CLUB

A section dedicated to the Dickoya & Maskeliya Cricket Club (DMCC) featuring its extensive collection of memorabilia

RECENT COMMENTS

Comments from the interactive Estate Register & Profiles

PUBLICATIONS

Scanned copies of historical industry-related documents and publications

Title - MINUTES OF THE PLANTERS..

Publication Date - 1929

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Title - PROCEEDINGS OF THE PLAN..

Publication Date - 1871

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Title - YEAR BOOK OF THE PLANTE..

Publication Date - 1940

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Title - PROCEEDINGS OF THE PLAN..

Publication Date - 1890

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forum

A place to chat about Ceylon Tea or rekindle a memorable past with long-lost colleagues

Extra short plucking rounds.

A few days ago, some sixty two years after I did this type of plucking, I did a calculation of the cost of doing this but the state of my eighty tw...

July 27, 2016, 10:10:01 PM

Industry hopes for better second half...

Source - http://www.ft.lk/article/545485/Industry-hopes-for-better-second-half-as-tea-dips---23-1-m-in-1QIndustry hopes for better second half as ...

June 04, 2016, 07:15:25 AM

Sri Lanka's Kelani Valley expands to ...

Source - http://www.economynext.com/Sri_Lanka_s_Kelani_Valley_expands_to_spices_growing_as_tea_loses_shine-3-5107.htmlSri Lanka's Kelani Valle...

June 04, 2016, 07:09:40 AM

Rains disrupt Sri Lanka tea productio...

Source - http://www.economynext.com/Rains_disrupt_Sri_Lanka_tea_production,_transport-3-5023-9.htmlRains disrupt Sri Lanka tea production, transpo...

June 04, 2016, 07:07:28 AM

Sri Lanka wants to increase tea sale

Source - http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/news/nation/2016/05/176_204783.htmlSri Lanka wants to increase tea sale By Rachel LeeKorean tea market ha...

June 04, 2016, 07:04:42 AM

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