Hyderabad

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Hyderabad
Charminar Hyderabad.jpg
Presidency: Madras
Coordinates: 17.366°N, 78.476°E
Altitude: 536 m (1,759 ft)
Present Day Details
Place Name: Hyderabad
State/Province: Andhra Pradesh
Country: India
Transport links
Nizam's Guaranteed State Railway

Not to be confused with Hyderabad, Sind or Hyderabad State.

Hyderabad was the capital of Hyderabad State and the seat of the Nizam. In present day India it is the capital of the state of Andhra Pradesh and has effectively merged with the smaller, neighbouring Secunderabad.

Education

  • Holy Rosary (girls only but boys admitted until 1st standard) (Irish nuns)
  • St. George's Grammar School (Australian missionaries)

Railways

The main station in Hyderabad was Kacheguda; it was built in 1916.

External links

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