Fort St George is founded in Bengal

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Historical Context Note

Fort St George is established in Bengal, marking the end of the first stage in the British settlement of the Indian region, which began in 1633.
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Editors. "Fort St George is founded in Bengal". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16171, accessed 02 September 2014.]