Tuesday, November 22, 2016

The Dining Room at Taj Mahal Hotel, Bombay

This must be an early 1900's Picture Post card showing the Dining Room at The Taj Mahal Hotel, Bombay.

Saturday, November 19, 2016

Lighthouse, Bombay

It is called the Prongs Lighthouse It is used even today for the purpose it was built, in 1874. This lighthouse marks the entrance to Mumbai Harbour, and replaced the onshore Colaba Point lighthouse, of which no trace remains today. Located about 2.5 kilometres off the southernmost tip of Colaba, it emits a white flash every 10 seconds. (Taken from blog by Anuradha Shankar)

Princess Dock at Bombay Port


Thursday, November 17, 2016

The Mary Gymkhana. It is also known as PVM (Princess Victoria Mary) Gymkhana. It is located at Cooperage, Karve Road.

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Yacht Club Chambers, Bombay

The Apollo Bunder Refreshment Room

This was near the P and O and Royal Yacht Club.

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Foundation laying of Gateway of India


This was construction to commemorate the arrival of The King and Queen of England to India in 1911. They entered India through a temporary structure made at Apollo Bunder. Later on the Gateway was finished by 1927.