|Explore this site|
The port of Calcutta, c. 1870.
|The port of Calcutta, c. 1870.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: C6622|
|Description: By the 1870s Calcutta had become one of the most important ports of the British Empire and the headquarters of the British India Steam Navigation Company (BISNC).|
|Date: c. 1870|
|Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London|