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Tanah Merah, Capital of the Upper-Digul subdivision.
Source: Handbook on Netherlands New Guinea, 1958
Capital of the subdivision of Upper-Digul, Tanah Merah is located more than three hundred miles inland
on the Digul River. This artery of South New Guinea is navigable for even large coasters up to this town.
Tanah Merah is linked by a regular bi-weekly air service with Merauke.
A housebuilding program was recently started in order to furnish accommodation to the growing
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Last updated October 28, 2003