This map shows the plan of operations to carry out the Siege of Lucknow in 1857. During the Uprising, Lucknow held out for much longer than the rest of the strongholds of northern India, and an operation had to be devised by the British troupes to evacuate trapped and imprisoned Europeans from the Residency building. In the map, lighly dotted lines point to the direction of the British troupes as they plan to cover all sides of the main city.
TitlePlan of Operations in Lucknow during the 1857 Rebellion
PublisherLith. Th. Warnecke & Co., Stockholm
MediumMonochrome Engraving on Paper
DimensionsH: 16.2 cm x W: 33.2 cm