Dalhousie - a Siginificant Chapter

<h2>Dalhousie - a Siginificant Chapter</h2>
  • Date & Time

    5th Nov 2017 - 3rd Dec 2017

    07:00 AM-07:00 AM

  • Venue

    , BBD Bagh, Kolkata, West Bengal, 700001more

  • Contact Info

    Name: Naveen

    Ph: 9000665537

    Email: naveen.y@eventsnow.com more

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Event Description

Event Details - After booking your tour, call or text Deepayan(9674917877) From Afghanistan to Hong Kong, the eastern wing of the British Empire was headquartered right here in Cal. The very heart of this was Dalhousie Square - from the nerve centre at Writer's, to the financial centre at the Currency Building, the gigantic rail wing was controlled from the Eastern Railways HQ, the Governor Gene

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Event Description

Event Details -

After booking your tour, call or text Deepayan(9674917877)

From Afghanistan to Hong Kong, the eastern wing of the British Empire was headquartered right here in Cal. The very heart of this was Dalhousie Square - from the nerve centre at Writer's, to the financial centre at the Currency Building, the gigantic rail wing was controlled from the Eastern Railways HQ, the Governor General lived at Raj Bhawan, the main church was St. John's, the drinking water supply was Lal Dighi.

As a consequence of the HQ being at Dalhousie, the square has a number of firsts - India's first gas-powered streetlights, later, the first electric street lights, the first ATM, first Tram, the first Rail network, first Metro, we were the city of firsts!

In this walk you will visit the following :

Writers Building

Holwell Monument

Eastern Railway HQ

GPO

Lal Dighi

Standard Life Assurance Building

Currency Building

Raj Bhawan

St. John’s Church

and many more....

Start Time - 7.00AM


Starting Point - Writers Building


Inclusion:

1.Tea
2.Guide Fee
3.Other Charges Related to the Walk

Exclusion:

1.Transportation
2.Anything which is not mentioned above

BBD Bagh, Kolkata, West Bengal, 700001

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