Clubs

CalcuttaRowinClub
Calcutta Rowing Club, Strand Road, Calcutta, 1858

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Calcutta Cricket, Maidan, Calcutta, 1792

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Royal Calcutta Golf Club. Tollygunge ( since 1910), 1829

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Bengal Club House, Esplanade Row, Calcutta, 1833

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Royal Calcutta Turf Club, Calcutta, 1845


Bengal Club, Calcutta. Chowringhee Road, Calcutta, 1850s


United Service Club, Calcutta, 1850s

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Military Club House across the Dhurrumtollah Tank, Esplanade Row, Calcutta, 1851

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Dalhousie Institute, Calcutta, 1865

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Tollygunge Club House, Tollygunge, Calcutta, c1895

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Saturday Club, Wood Street, Calcutta, 1900

CalcuttaClub-AnirbanMitra
Calcutta Club, Calcutta, 1907

2 thoughts on “Clubs

  1. I have photo’s dating from 1880’s and need help with background. They are related to European Hooghley pilots living in Calcutta.

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    1. Hello Rosie,
      I suggest you explore Internet resources for your objects using relevant keywords like, memoirs, letters, private papers, biography, obituary etc. There are websites relating to British Navy. You may find some links in FIBiS at http://wiki.fibis.org/index.php/Calcutta. For our purpose, the most important of resources is indeed the British Library holdings. My best wishes..

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