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Mar 3, 2016

Various Riverside Ghats of Calcutta (Kolkata) - c1912-14

Ghats of Calcutta (Kolkata) - c1912-14
 Chotulal's Ghat, Kolkata. Photograph probably taken from the old Howrah Bridge

Ghats of Calcutta (Kolkata) - c1912-14
 Chotulal's Ghat, Kolkata. Photograph probably taken from the old Howrah Bridge

Ghats of Calcutta (Kolkata) - c1912-14
 Crowded riverside with bathers and ferry near Chandpal Ghat, Kolkata. The jetty collapsed in the 1950's

Ghats of Calcutta (Kolkata) - c1912-14
Chandpal Ghat, Kolkata. Bathers reached the river through tunnels under the railway line

Ghats of Calcutta (Kolkata) - c1912-14
 Chandpal Ghat, Kolkata. Bathers reached the river through tunnels under the railway line

Ghats of Calcutta (Kolkata) - c1912-14
 Chandpal Ghat, Kolkata

Ghats of Calcutta (Kolkata) - c1912-14
Riverside scene with bathers, looking north from Chatulal's Ghat towards Ram Chandra Goenka's Zenana (ladies) ghat, Kolkata

Source: rcahms.gov.uk