The episode of these two merchants is well known to the inhabitants of the Irrawaddy valley.
The Irrawaddy valley is here a little like the valley of the Forth.
One Sunday, I went aboard of the Irrawaddy, when this oriental usher accosted me at the gangway, with his sword at my throat.
The Karens are numerically the strongest and live in the delta of the Irrawaddy.
A fleet of transports was escorted by a few vessels from the Royal Navy up the Irrawaddy.
Accordingly, on the 6th of July, the vessels proceeded up the Irrawaddy.
Still further north, at Rangoon, on the Irrawaddy, we find the same contrivance described by Symes in 1795.
My first subdivision was Pantanaw in the Delta of the Irrawaddy.
It was believed that the men who had made the attack on Ynangyaung had come from the right bank of the Irrawaddy River.
When the Irrawaddy rose, the room on the ground-floor was generally flooded.