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India, Kolkata, 51 Chowringhee Road, Bishop's House

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Record Detail

  • Organisation
    RCAHMS
  • Alternative name(s)
    N/A
  • Canmore ID
    297775
  • Site type
    BISHOPS PALACE
  • Parish
    NOT APPLICABLE
  • Council
    NOT APPLICABLE
  • NGR
    NO
  • Latitude, longitude
    0N, 0E
  • Archeological notes
    N/A
  • Architectural notes
    Between the 10-14th November 2008, two members of RCAHMS field staff (buildings investigator, Clare Sorensen and photographer, Steve Wallace) formed part of a group recording the Scottish Cemetery in Kolkata, India on behalf of the Kolkata Scottish Heritage Trust. The group also included architects, James Simpson and Laura Bishop; along with archaeologists, Tom Addyman, Kenny Macfadyen and Amanda Gow from the practice of Simpson and Brown with Addyman Associates . Nick Lindsay, Highland Council cemeteries manager for Sutherland completed the group travelling from the UK. On the 12th November the working group met The Rt. Revd. Ashoke Biswas, Bishop of Calcutta (Church of North India) at his official residence, The Bishop's House, Chowringhee Road, Kolkata.

Related material information

DIGITAL IMAGES

  • 1136195 (13/11/2008)
    Tom Addyman and James Simpson with Bishop Biswas and Father Andrew outside Bishop's House
  • 1136194 (13/11/2008)
    Tom Addyman and James Simpson with Bishop Biswas and Father Andrew outside Bishop's House
  • 1136193 (13/11/2008)
    James Simpson with Bishop Biswas and Father Andrew outside Bishop's Palace
  • 1136192 (13/11/2008)
    James Simpson with Bishop Biswas outside Bishop's House
  • 1136181 (13/11/2008)
    Group with Bishop Biswas and Father Andrew outside Bishop's House
  • 1136180 (13/11/2008)
    Group with Bishop Biswas and Father Andrew outside Bishop's House
  • 1136179 (13/11/2008)
    Group with Bishop Biswas and Father Andrew outside Bishop's House