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==FIBIS resources==
 
==FIBIS resources==
[http://www.search.fibis.org/frontis/bin/aps_browse_sources.php?mode=browse_components&id=189&s_id=39 List of Bengal Branch Pilot's from 1847-1888]- FIBIS database website
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[https://www.search.fibis.org/frontis/bin/aps_browse_sources.php?mode=browse_components&id=189&s_id=39 List of Bengal Branch Pilot's from 1847-1888]- FIBIS database website
 
== Related articles ==
 
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*[[Bengal Pilot Service]]
 
*[[Bengal Pilot Service]]

Latest revision as of 09:24, 15 March 2019

Pilot's Pass c.1890s

The Pilot service was established by the EIC for piloting ocean-going ships up-river to their moorings, usually in the Hooghli off Calcutta. The corps of men devoted to this duty was highly respected by mariners.

FIBIS resources

List of Bengal Branch Pilot's from 1847-1888- FIBIS database website

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