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The Bheer Dam completed. Designed and built by Col. J.M. Williams, 1871-3.

The Bheer Dam completed. Designed and built by Col. J.M. Williams, 1871-3.

Photographer: Unknown

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1873

Shelfmark: Photo 512/(77)

Item number: 51277

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of the completed Bheer Dam.This print taken c.1873 by an unknown photographer is from the 'Photograph album of Major General Jackson Muspratt-Williams.' It shows the construction of the Bheer Dam at Nasirabad, Rajasthan which was designed and built by Colonel J.M. Williams, 1871-3. The photograph shows the completed dam, with the tank behind. The solitary European figure standing on the dam is probably Colonel Muspratt-Williams.

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