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Colonel Bailey's Dungeon, Srirangapatna

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  • The place is seen as one of the popular places of Mysore and therefore attracts people in large numbers.  more »
  • This is the place where British prisoners of war were kept by Tipu Sultan. The prison also served as the ground for torturing the British prisoners/killing them by filling the room with cauvery water ...  more »
  • This dungeon was named after Colonel Bailey. The British prisoners of the war were basically imprisoned on this dungeon. There are prison hooks on the walls.  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