Recollections of Calcutta for over Half a Century eBook

This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 84 pages of information about Recollections of Calcutta for over Half a Century.

MONTAGUE MASSEY

Government House, North aspect

Government House, South aspect

Old view of Esplanade, East, showing Scott Thomson’s Corner

Old River View, showing sailing ships

Royal Calcutta Turf Club’s Race Stands, Viceroy’s Cup Day

The Old Race Stand

Distant view of Race Stands

Belvedere

The Medical College Hospital

Scene in Eden Gardens

Present-day view of Eden Gardens

Eden Gardens

The Banyan Tree, Royal Botanical Garden, Seebpur

Palm Avenue in Botanical Gardens

St. Paul’s Cathedral

Interior of St. Paul’s Cathedral, showing eastern half

The Burning Ghat, Nimtollah

View of the River Hooghly, with shipping from Fort William

A Street in Burra Bazaar

Chitpore Road

Remains of St. James’s Theatre, Circular Road

Remains of Col.  Turner’s House, 2, Wood Street

The “Govindpur” on her Beam Ends

Some Effects of the Cyclone at Garden Reach

S.S.  “Thunder” on shore, at Colvin Ghat

Old view of Government House, showing Scott Thomson’s Corner

Present view of Government House, showing Esplanade Mansions

Old view of Government Place, East, and Old Court House Street

Ball Room, Government House, Calcutta

Throne Room, Government House, Calcutta

Old view of Government Place, East, showing Gates of Government House

Present-day view of Government Place, East, and Old Court House Street

Howrah Bridge, from the Calcutta side

View of Harrison Road from Howrah Bridge

Old view of Bank of Bengal

Present view of Bank of Bengal

Frontage of Writers’ Buildings from East to West

Distant view of Writers’ Buildings, taken before the Dalhousie
Institute was built

Town Hall, Calcutta

Site of Black Hole of Calcutta

Old Court House Street, looking south

Government Place, East, at the present day

Bathgate & Co.’s premises, Old Court House Street

Grosvenor House

Old premises of Francis, Harrison, Hathaway & Co., Government Place,
East

New premises of Francis, Harrison, Hathaway & Co., Government Place,
East

Pehti’s premises, Government Place, East

Dalhousie Square, looking north-east, showing tank

Old premises of Ranken & Co.

Present premises of Ranken & Co.

High Court, erected 1872

Small Cause Court

Treasury and Imperial Secretariat Building, at the present time

Department of Commerce and Industry, Council House Street, built on site of Old Foreign Office

Foreign and Military Secretariat, built on the site of the “Belatee
Bungalow”

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