Memoirs of Cyril Jones: People, Society, and Railways in Hyderabad
Manohar Publications, 1991 - Biography & Autobiography - 95 pages
Autobiographical account by Cyril Jones, 1881-1981, British railway engineer in former Hyderabad State.
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Agent appointment arranged arrived Aurangabad became Bibinagar Bidar Bill Walker Bombay bridge British bungalow camp Chairman Chief Engineer Christmas construction curry puffs Cyril Cyril Walter dinner Director District Engineer England entertained experience Finance fishplate flood friends G.I.P. Railway ghat girders Godavari Government of India Guildford hill Hydari Hyderabad Indian Peninsular Railway Indian railways inspection interest jungle Kathleen Kazipet Lalaguda later leave living Lloyd Jones Llyod Jones London Board lunch Madras managed miles morning motor N.S. Railway night Nizam's Government Nizam's Railway Nizam's State Railways occupied Paithan pleasant ponies Prince Purli Puzey Railway Company railway system Resident rest house Richard Richard Llewellyn ride river road Rosenthal round saloon Secunderabad servants Shaffter Sir Salar Jung Smythe social spent staff station surveying Taluqdar technical took traffic train transport travelling Trichur trolley Urdu village week young