Parade [ground in the cantonment], Benares.
Photographer: Murray, John
Medium: Photographic print
Photograph of the Parade [ground in the cantonment], Benares, taken by Dr. John Murray in 1858. Benares (Varanasi) is on the banks of the river Ganges in the modern state of Uttar Pradesh. The Benares cantonment was established in 1811; this view is of an open square in its centre.