Final Report on the Survey and Settlement Operations in the Porahat Estate, District Singhbhum, 1900-1903

Final Report on the Survey and Settlement Operations in the Porahat Estate, District Singhbhum, 1900-1903

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1904 edition. Excerpt: ... should have had no waste or gora plots adjoining. My enquiries in such villages as afforded plots for comparison, shewed difierences in measurement varying from nothing up to 60 per cent. increase; indeed, in some villages in Bandgaon Ifound that at the last settlement the plots were over-measured, the areas calculated at the present survey being less. 134. As, however, the principle of giving a measurement allowance had Measurementanowmce given been adopted, the Director considered, and I ' agreed with him that an all-round allowance of 10 er cent. would be suificient in Porahat, and 5 per cent. in Bandgaon and hainpur to meet every requirement (vide Director of Land Records' inspection note paragraph 11 dated 5th August 1902). The, reason for the slmaller allowance in Bandgaon was, that the lands were closely measured in the previous settlement of 1880-81, as the zamin_dar was living on the spot, and the amins had less opportunity to undermeasure. Chainpur had been measured in 1887 under the superintendence of Mr. Slacke, I.c.s., and it was fair to assume that the areas were as exact as the method of measurement permitted. With respect to the assessment of gora, Government in their N 0. 2085T, R., 7 "'""'' W (. .fiif 'll'lZ."l . t9 i2 .M t.'i.i1.'.i.'i.' 1 '; for gora in the Sadant pirs and half that rate in the Kolhan pirs would be quite suflicient at the present settlement, as the increase of rental would be sufiiciently large even without any assessment of the uplands. 135. In addition the Director made the follow " (1) For the first five years of the more

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  • United States
  • English
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  • 9781236949974