1911 Encyclopædia Britannica/Nagode

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NAGODE, a native state of Central India, in the Baghelkhand agency. Area, 501 sq. m. Pop. (1901) 67,092, showing a decrease of 20% in the decade, due to famine; estimated revenue, £11,000. The chief, whose title is raja, is a Rajput of the Parihar clan. The town of Nagode is 17 m. W. of the British station of Sutna. Pop. (1901) 3887. It was formerly a military cantonment, and has an Anglo-vernacular school and dispensary. The former capital (until 1720) was Unchahra.