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KYAUKSE

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Originally appearing in Volume V15, Page 958 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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KYAUKSE town is situated on the Zawgyi River and on the Rangoon-Mandalay railway line, and is well laid out in regular streets, covering an area of about a square mile. It has a population (1901) of 5420, mostly Burmese, with a colony of Indian traders. Above it are some bare rocky hillocks, picturesquely studded with pagodas.
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