Fort St George is founded in Bengal

(25 words)
  • Editors

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.
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are a member (student of staff) of a subscribing institution (see List), you should be able to access the LE on campus directly (without the need to log in), and off-campus either via the institutional log in we offer, or via your institution's remote access facilities, or by creating a personal user account with your institutional email address. If you are not a member of a subscribing institution, you will need to purchase a personal subscription. For more information on how to subscribe as an individual user, please see under Individual Subcriptions.

Citation:
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 30 July 2015.]