The 2500 Miles Wall Made of Plants to Stop the Salt Trade —The Great Indian Hedge

The British East India Company constructed a wall made out of plants to control the salt trade in India.

Map depicting the wall. Source-https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/0/0c/Inland_Customs_Line_India.png/800px-Inland_Customs_Line_India.png

It’s probably the longest man-made wall on earth. It was 2,500 miles or 4,000 kilometers long and could have extended from London to Istanbul. It existed…

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Karthick Nambi

Karthick Nambi

A human with interest in history and technology