Saturday, April 7, 2012

Old buildings in Point- Pedro still in place, Sri Lanka.

Selling point of hot 'Odakkarai Appam' an industry more than 70 years old.

The old Methodist church still standing.
An alley in 'Odakkarai', the old part of Point-Pedro.

An old 'Thalavaasal' T - 'Main entrance' to a house.

Friday, April 6, 2012

The old 'Power House' opposite the Hartley Hostel where the Diesel generators for the power supply of the Point-Pedro Municipal Council, was based now in ruins. Now the power comes from the National Grid.
Old well of the Hartley Hostel where we bathed in the 1950s.
Site of the old two storey Hartley Hostel of the 1950s now flat awaiting a new building for the Hostel.

Thursday, April 5, 2012

MGHS and Hartley, Point-Pedro, Sri Lanka. 5th February 2012.

The sea opposite the Methodist Girls High School, Point-Pedro.
The entrance to the MGHS

The entrance to Hartley College
Sister schools of the Methodist Mission in Sri Lanka, Hartley more than 150 years old.