Posted on: 19 April 2014

Malabar Point and Back Bay, Bombay - 1855

A photograph of Malabar hill, Bombay from the 'Vibart Collection of Views in South India' taken by an unknown photographer about 1855. Malabar hill, near Bombay is 180 feet high and forms a peninsula enclosing Back Bay to the north. Today, the Hill and the area towards Breach Candy retain a few surviving colonial bungalows, as well as numerous examples of modern Indian domestic architecture.

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