Colonel Bailey's Dungeon, Srirangapatna

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  • Not just a dungeon as when the prisoners were chained to the wall standing in a Christ pose the dungeon was filled with water up to chin height so you could basically never sleep. More information at ...  more »
  • unique in that, this was a place where British officers were kept imprisoned. tells a different story of an Indian Sultan, who managed to keep invaders at bay and successfully administered a kingdom  more »
  • This is the place where Tipu kept the British prisoners. The prisoners were tied to a stone slab and tortured. Definitely a must-see place for history enthusiasts.  more »
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  • Nice place to visit tourist attraction place . Historical place built by tipu sultan and rIver side too ...
  • Nice place of tourist interest. Tipu sultan's jail.
  • Nice site seeing place. Beside river Kaveri.
  • Historical place, Tipu Sultan built dungeon in 18 century for British War prisoner .The dungeon measures 30.5 metres X 12.2 metres and is built of brick and mortar.Naked Prisoners were chained to stone slabs fixed on its walls and pour cold water till wrist and cold water that is infested with leeches, in a dark dungeon that was hidden from most of the world.Named after Colonel Bailey who died here in 1780 A.D., this dungeon was used to imprison Captain Baird, Captain Rulay, Colonel Brithwite, Samson, Frazer and Lindsay by Tipu Sultan.¬†One of the theory about Cannon is it fell down during last Tipu sultan war with British. Till date in good condition.
  • Very very good place everyone watch here

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