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Ceylon Old Postcard The Swamy Rock, Trincomalie Native Prayers Group TrincomaleeVintage Old Picture Postcard. Sri Lanka Ceylan Ceylon. Ethnic Life. The Swamy Rock - Trincomalie. Group of Native Prayers, Men, Women & Children. Trincomalee.
Publisher: Plate Ltd Colombo
Series No: 221 c21870
Faults: Surface damage at upper left
Background: Trincomalee is a port city on the east coast of Sri Lanka, about 110 miles northeast of Kandy. The city is built on a peninsula, which divides the inner and outer harbours. It is one of the main centers of Tamil speaking culture on the island. Historically referred to as Gokanna, or Gokarna it has been a sea port that has played a major role in maritime and international trading history of Sri Lanka.
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