Elgin Falls

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Elgin Falls
Location Ambewela, Sri Lanka
Elevation 1,900 m (6,200 ft)
Total height 25 m (82 ft)
Number of drops 1
Watercourse a tributary of Dambagasthalawa Oya

Elgin Falls is a waterfall in Sri Lanka, located in the Elgin tea estate which is 18 km (11 mi) from Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka. The waterfall is 25 m (82 ft) in height. Elgin Falls named after Elgin major town of Moray in Scotland.[1] the falls is at about 1,900 m (6,200 ft) above sea level. There are several ways to access the waterfall. When traveling by railway between Nanu Oya and Ambewela the falls can be seen picturesquely.

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  • (Sinhalese) Senanayake, Chanaka (2004). Sri Lankawe Diya Eli (1st ed.). Sooriya Publishers. ISBN 955-8892-06-8. 

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Coordinates: 6°52′N 80°46′E / 6.867°N 80.767°E / 6.867; 80.767