Linked below are some articles I have written on forgotten/lost/surviving landmarks of Madras/Chennai. More will be added over time.

Odakkal Street

Jarrett’s Gardens

The Annapurna Cafeterias

The mobile post office

Clive’s Library

The Jagannatha Bhakta Sabha

Soundarya Mahal

A House called Chintamani

The Tinnevelly Settlement

Thanneer Thurai Market

The Pioneer Laundry Building

A Statue For Father Ripon

St Marks Church aka Black Town Chapel

The First Avenues of Madras

The Forgotten Fountains

The Syrian Roof at the Ice House

St Mary’s Cemetery on the Island

Pilot Theatre

Kelly’s Bottle

The Six Gardens of the Begum

The Three Legged Memorial to Queen Victoria

The Oriental Insurance Building

Raja Annamalai Manram

National Insurance Building

General Hospital

The Egmore Women and Childrens Hospital

The Guindy Races

Victoria Technical Institute

Moore Market

AASI Building

The Egmore Railway Station

The old Meenambakkam Terminal

The Gurudwara on GN Chetty Road

Kalaivanar Arangam

The Corporation Zoo

Victory House

Gemini Studios

Old Woodlands Hotel

The Oceanic Hotel

My Ladyes Garden

Airlines Hotel

Everest Hotel

Connemara Hotel

Modern Cafe

The Egmore Ladies Recreation Club


The Eastern & Western Castlets

The Madras Bulwark

The Kasimedu Pillbox

Government House, Government Estate