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The Chutter Munzil, Lucknow, 1864

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022C/45

Scope and Contents

322 x 187 mm. View looking SW across the Gumti River towards the north facade of the Chutter Munzil Palace. This three storey palace was begun by Ghaz-ud-din Haidar (Nawab of Oudh 1814-27) and completed by his son Nasir-ud-din Haidar (reigned 1827-37). It later became the premises of the United Services Club. Beyond it is the smaller Farhat Bakksh Palace, originally the residence of General Claud Martin and later the U.S.C. Library. Bourne no. 1151.


  • Creation: 1864


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Language of Materials



Bourne, Samuel, 1834-1912, photographer

Finding aid date

2010-12-10 16:44:52+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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