December 12, 1857 british residency Before the rebellion [AND OTHER PHOTOS OF LUCKNOW 1850-60]

British residency now;-


Bada Imambada:-

1858 Bara Immambara Lucknow.Asaf-ud-daula, the 4th Nawab of Awadh built Bara Imambara & Rumi gate in 1784 A.D. as a famine relief measure designed by Kifayatullah, is a unique labyrinth of intricate balconies & passages, with 489 identical doorways, which give the feeling of being lost.

1858 Road To Enter Residency Lucknow. 

Exterior of Sikandar Bagh, 1858. Albumen silver print by Felice Beato.