|Part of Tamil Nadu|
|Erode, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Controlled by||Government of Tamil Nadu|
... a large mud fort, occupied by a battalion of Sepoys, which, in this part of the country, now procures a ready supply of recruits... In the government of [Hyder Ali] the suburb contained about 3000 houses. [Tipu Sultan’s] government had reduced them one third part, and the whole was entirely destroyed during the invasion of General Meadows.
- "Erode Fort". The Hindu. Chennai, India. 18 January 2009.