South Park Street Cemetery is located on the road called Park Street, Kolkata, West Bengal.
It was one of the earliest non- church cemetries in the world, & probably the largest Christian Cemetry outside Europe & America in the 19th century.
Opened in 1767, it was previously a marshy area, now it is one of the heritage site in Kolkata protected by Archaeological Survey of Indian(ASI).
It contain Tombs of Sir William Jones, Rose Alymar, George Bogle & many more.The most oldest grave is of Mrs.S Pearson(1768).
It remains open 7days from 9am-5pm. #amarkolkata #palsmaniaakolkata #streetsofcalcutta #calcuttacacophony #canonshowcase #things2doinkolkata #streetphotographykolkata #yourshot_india