SCANLAN, Charles Arthur Rose. 18?? — 1???. British Civil Servant in India (?). In 1872/79 he was Assistant Surveyor in Topographical Survey of India, Calcutta, worked in Gwalior and Central India.
Publications: “Notes on the Gonds met with in the Sâtphurâ Hills, Central Provinces”, IA 1, 1872, 54-56; “Notes on the Sharias”, Ibid. 159f.
Sources: Nothing found beyond these, opened initials and position e.g. in The India Office and Burma List 1877, 45, full name in Allen’s Indian Mail And Official Gazette 5.1.1867, 19. The surname looks Irish (but he is not in D.I.B.).
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