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SIVAGANGA

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Originally appearing in Volume V25, Page 162 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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SIVAGANGA, a town of British India, in the Madura district of Madras, 25 M. E. of Madura. Pop. (1901) 9097. It contains the residence of a zamindar, whose estate covers an area of 168o sq. m. and pays a permanent land revenue of £20,000. The succession has been the subject of prolonged litigation.
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