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Panoramic view from Chowringhee Road [Calcutta]

Panoramic view from Chowringhee Road [Calcutta]

Photographer: Bourne, Samuel

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1865

Shelfmark: Photo 29/(12)

Item number: 2912

Length: 18.7

Width: 31.3

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of Chowringhee Road from 'Views of Calcutta and Barrackpore was taken in the 1860s by Samuel Bourne. In this view Chowringhee Road, running along the Maidan on the left, shows the Government House and the Ochterlony Monuement, commemorating Sir David Ochterlony from the Nepal War (1814-1816), and currently known as Shahid Minar.

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