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Landmarks of 1857 (Part 3) : Guard House (Delhi Ridge)
In this episode we make a quick visit to an old building, a Guard House from the 19th century, standing in the Delhi ridge… and we also discover more about the stories of the Revolt of 1857! Happy exploring..
Landmarks of 1857 (Part 2) : Flag Staff Tower (Delhi Ridge)
In this latest series about the Revolt of 1857 (also known as the First War of Independence in India) we visit the Flagstaff Tower within the Delhi University ridge area. Let’s explore how this tower is associated with the revolt!
Landmarks of 1857 (Part 1) : Viceregal Lodge (Delhi Ridge)
Starting with our new Heritage Exploration series that will refresh the memories of the REVOLT OF 1857! Not many are aware that the RIDGE area in the DELHI UNIVERSITY North Campus houses some of the key places associated to the revolt. Here in EPISODE 1 we get introduced to the place and to how it…