Old Indian Photos

Nov 30, 2011

Tolly's Nullah (Adi Ganga) near Kalighat - Calcutta (Kolkata) 1860's








Photographer: Bourne and Shepherd

Photograph of Tolly's Nullah or Adi Ganga near Kalighat from 'Views of Calcutta and Barrackpore' taken by Samuel Bourne in the 1860s. The south-eastern Calcutta suburbs of Alipore and Kalighat were connected by bridges constructed over Tolly's Nullah.

Source: British Library

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