Bednore

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Bednore
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Presidency: Madras
Coordinates: 13.824°N 75.034°E
Altitude:
Present Day Details
Place Name: Nagara
State/Province: Karnataka
Country: India
Transport links

Bednore was the seat of government of the Rajah of Bednore in the mid 17th century. It was captured by Hyder Ali in 1763 and renamed Hydernuggur. This was abbreviated to Nuggur (town) and is the origin of the current name Nagara.

History

Battle of Bednore 1783

External Links

Bednore Gazetteer 1857