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Sutter Ghat, Cawnpore. 5235

Sutter Ghat, Cawnpore. 5235

Photographer: Murray, John

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1858

Shelfmark: Photo 52/(35)

Item number: 5235

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of Sati Chaura Ghat in Kanpur from 'Murray Collection: Views in Delhi, Cawnpore, Allahabad and Benares' taken by Dr. John Murray in 1858 after the Uprising of 1857. Sati Chaura Ghat in Kanpur, on 27 June 1857, witnessed a major massacre of Europeans who were trying to leave Kanpur via boats to Allahabad and were fired upon by the sepoys.

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