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Interior of East India House.

Interior of East India House.
Interior of East India House.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Description: The impressive headquarters of the East India Company were at Leadenhall Street in the City. From this building British India was ruled with little interference from the Government for the best part of a century. The Company's association with India was ended in 1859 in the aftermath of the Indian Mutiny.
Creator: Thomas Rowlandson and Augustus Charles Pugin
Date: December 1808
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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