Nandidrug

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Nandidrug
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Presidency: Bengal
Coordinates: 13.368195°N 77.684527°E
Altitude: 217 m (712 ft)
Present Day Details
Place Name: Nandidurg, Karnataka
State/Province: Karnataka
Country: India
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Nandidrug, or the Nandi Hills, is the location of a hill fort in present day Karnataka. It is around 70km north of Bangalore.

The fort was thought impregnable until Cornwallis successfully took it in 1791 during the 3rd Mysore War.

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Modern name: Nandidurg
Variants: Nundydroog/Nundidroog/Nundidurg/Nundydurg/Nundidrug/Nandidrug/Nandydrug

History

Siege of Nandidrug 1791

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