Kolhapur State

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Kolhapur State
Presidency: Bombay
Coordinates: 16.700000°N, 74.233300°E

Present Day Details
Place Name: Kolhapur
State/Province: Maharashtra
Country: India
Transport links
Kolhapur State Railway

Kolhapur State was one of the four Maratha principalities in the Deccan. It was brought under British control following the Kolhapur Campaign of 1844. Its capital was Kolhapur.

Spelling variants

Modern name: Kolhapur
Variants: Kolapoor/Calapur/Karvir

External links

Kolapoor Gazetteer 1857
Kolhapur State Imperial Gazetteer of India
Kolhapur encyclopedia.jrank.org (Online 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica)
Kolhapur Princely State Wikipedia

Historical books on-line

Gazetteer of the Bombay Presidency Government Central Press 1886 Volume XXIV Kolhapur archive.org

Map from Gazetteer of Bombay Presidency