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Grandpass

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Country  Sri Lanka
Postal code  01400
Province  Western Province
District  Colombo District
Local time  Saturday 4:35 PM
Grandpass
Time zone  Sri Lanka Standard Time Zone (UTC+5:30)
Weather  30°C, Wind W at 13 km/h, 71% Humidity

Grandpass is a suburb in Colombo, Sri Lanka. It is part of an area known as Colombo 14.

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Map of Colombo 14, Colombo, Sri Lanka

History

During the Portuguese administration in Sri Lanka, the area was named Grande Passo. The name was anglicised during the British administration to become Grandpass. It was also known as Groote Pas, Pas Nacollegam and Pas van Goensdorp to the Dutch people.

References

Grandpass Wikipedia


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