They were to be stationed at the dawk Bungalow between the city and Cantonments, to keep up communication between the two.
In the meantime, her letters had been forwarded by dawk to Calcutta.
Travelling by dawk is a very speedy mode of conveyance, well known in India.
A boat for the conveyance of letters in India; dawk being the Hindostanee for mail.
Fust theah hosses got into a loco patch, an' one dawk night walked oveh a clift thinkin' it were thu aidge o' a sun crack.