A Statistical Account of Bengal

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Contents

Volume 1: Districts of the 24 Parganas and Sundarbans. (transcription project)[edit]

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Front matter and map (including Table of Contents)
Preface to A Statistical Account of Bengal, Volume 1
District of 24 Parganas

Geography and General Aspect
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities
Means of Communication, Commerce, and Manufacture, etc.
Administration
Meteorological, Medical, and Sanitary
Land Tenures in the 24 Parganas.

The Sundarbans

Geography and Generel Aspect
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities
Means of Communication, Commerce, and Manufacture, etc.
Administration
Geographical and Historical Notes on the Bardwán and Presidency Divisions of Lower Bengal, with Preliminary Remarks by District Officers of the 24 Parganás and Jessor,

Index

Volume 2: Districts of Nadia and Jessore. (transcription project)[edit]

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Preface to Volume II. of The Statistical Account of Bengal
District of Nadia

The People
Agriculture
Industrial
Native Institutions
Administrative

District of Jessor

The People
Agriculture
Industrial
Native Institutions
Administrative
Medical

Index

Volume 3: Districts of Midnapur and Hughli (including Howrah) (transcription project)[edit]

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Preface to Volume III. of The Statistical Account of Bengal
District of Midnapur

Geography and General Aspect
The people
Agriculture
Natural Calamities
Means of Communication, Commerce, and Manufactures
Administrative
Meteorological, Medical, and Sanitary

District of Hugli (including Howrah)

Geography and General Aspect
The people
Agriculture
Natural Calamities
Means of Communication, Manufactures and Commerce, Etc.
Administrative
Meteorological and Medical Aspects

Index

Volume 4: Districts of Bardwan, Bankura, and Birbhum. (transcription project)[edit]

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Preface to Volume IV. of The Statistical Account of Bengal
District of Bardwan

District
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological and Medical

District of Bankura

Topography and General Aspect
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Roads, Manufactures, Commerce, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological, Medical, etc.

District of Birbhum

Topography and General Aspects
The People
Agriculture
Roads, Manufactures, Commerce, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological, Medical, etc.

Index

Volume 5: Districts of Dacca, Bákarganj, Farídpur, and Maimansinh. (transcription project)[edit]

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Preface to Volume V. of the Statistical Account of Bengal
District of Dacca

Physical Aspects
The People
Agriculture
Industrial
Native Institutions
History
Administrative
Medical Aspects

District of Bákerganj

Physical Aspects
The People
Agriculture
Industrial
Administrative
Medical Aspects

District of Farídpur

Physical Aspects
The People
Agriculture
Industrial
Native Institutions
Administrative
Medical Aspects
Appendix

District of Maimansinh

Physical Aspects
The People
Agriculture
Industrial
Administrative
Medical Aspects

Index

Volume 6: Chittagong Hill Tracts, Chittagong, Noákhálí, Tipperah, Hill Tipperah. (transcription project)[edit]

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Preface to Volume VI. of The Statistical Account of Bengal
Chittagong Hill Tracts

Topography and General Aspect of the District
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities
Foreign and Absentee Landholders
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Trade, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological and Medical, etc.

District of Chittagong

Topography and General Aspect
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities
Foreign and Absentee Landholders
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, Institutions, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological and Medical, etc.

District of Noákhálí

Topography and General Aspects
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Foreign and Absentee Proprietors
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, Institutions, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological and Medical, etc.

District of Tipperah

Topography and General Aspects
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Foreign and Absentee Landholders
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, Institutions, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological and Medical, etc.

District of Hill Tipperah

Topography and General Aspects
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological and Medical,
Appendix

Volume 7: Districts of Maldah, Rangpur, and Dinájpur. (transcription project)[edit]

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Preface to Volume VII. of The Statistical Account of Bengal
District of Maldah

Topography and General Aspects of the District
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Foreign and Absentee Landholders
Means of Communication, Manufacture,Commerce, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological and Medical

District of Rangpur

Typography and General Aspect of the District
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Foreign and Absentee Proprietors
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, etc.
Administrative
Medical and Meteorological

District of Dinajpur

Topography and General Aspect
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Foreign and Absentee Proprietors
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological and Medical

Index

Volume 8: Districts of Rájsháhi and Bográ. (transcription project)[edit]

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Preface to Volume VIII. of The Statistical Account of Bengal
District of Rájsháhi

Topography and General Aspects
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, &c.
Foreign and Absentee Proprietors
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, Institutions, &c.
Administrative
Meteorological and Medical

District of Bográ

Topography and General Aspects
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, &c.
Foreign and Absentee Proprietors
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, Institutions, &c.
Administrative
Meteorological and Medical

Volume 9: Districts of Murshidábad and Pábná. (transcription project)[edit]

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Preface to Volume IX. of the Statistical Account of Bengal
District of Murshidabad

Topography and General Aspect of the District
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Foreign and Absentee Proprietors
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, etc.
History of the Diwani and Nawabs
Administrative
Meteorological and Medical Aspects
Family History of the Seths

District of Pabna

Topography and General Aspects
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Foreign and Absentee Proprietors
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, etc.
Administrative
Climate and Medical Aspects

Index

Volume 10: Districts of Dárjíling and Jalpáiguri, and State of Kuch Behar. (transcription project)[edit]

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Preface to Volume X. of The Statistical Account of Bengal
District of Darjiling

Topography and General Aspects of the District
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities
Foreign and Absentee Proprietors
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological and Medical Aspects
Geology of the District
Addendum of the Himalayan Races

District of Jalpaiguri

Topography and General Aspect
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Foreign and Absentee Landholders
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, Institutions, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological and Medical Aspects

State of Kuch Behar

Topography and General Aspects of the District
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Foreign and Absentee Proprietors
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, Institutions, etc.
History of Kuch Behar State
Administrative
Climate, Meteorology, Medical Aspects, etc.

Index

Volume 11: Districts of Patna and Saran. (transcription project)[edit]

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Preface to Volume XI. of the Statistical Account of Bengal
District of Patná

Topography and General Aspects of the District
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Foreign and Absentee Landholders
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, Institutions, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological and Medical

District of Sáran

Topography and General Aspect
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, &c.
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Institutions, Trade, &c.
Administrative
Medical, Meteorological, &c.
The Hatwá Family

Index

Volume 12: Districts of Gayá and Sháhábád. (transcription project)[edit]

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Preface to Volume XII. of The Statistical Account of Bengal
District of Gayá

Topography and General Aspects
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities
Foreign and Absentee Landholders
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, Institutions, etc.
Administrative
Medical and Meteorological

District of Sháhábád

Topography and General Aspects
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities
Foreign and Absentee Landholders
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, Institutins, etc.
Administrative
Medical and Meteorological
Geological Formations

Index

Volume 13: Tirhut and Champáran. (transcription project)[edit]

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Preface to Volume XIII. of The Statistical Account of Bengal
District of Tirhut

Topography and General Aspects of the District
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities
Foreign and Absentee Lanholders
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, Local Institutions, etc.
Administrative
Medical and Meteorological
The Darbhangah Ráj
The Mutiny of 1857 in Tirhut

District onf Champáran

Topography and General Aspects of the District
The Peopple
Agriculture, etc.
Natural Calamities
Foreign and Absentee Landlords
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, etc.
Administrative
Medical and Meteorological

Index

Volume 14: Districts of Bhágalpur and the Santál Parganás. (transcription project)[edit]

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Preface to Volume XIV. of the Statistical Account of Bengal
District of Bhágalpur

Topography and General Aspects
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, &c.
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological and Medical

The Santál Parganás

Topography and General Aspects
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities
Foroign and Absentee Landholders
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, &c.
Administrative
Medical and Meteorological

Index

Volume 15: Districts of Monghyr and Purniah. (transcription project)[edit]

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Preface to Volume XV. of The Statistical Account of Bengal
District of Monghyr

Topography and General Aspect of the District
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological, Medical, etc.

District of Purniah

Topography and General Aspects of the District
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities
Means of Communication, Manufactures, and Commerce, etc.
Administrative, etc.
Meteorological and Medical

Index

Volume 16: Districts of Hazáribágh and Lohárdagá (transcription project)[edit]

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Preface to Volume XVI. of The Statistical Account of Bengal
District of Hazáribágh

Topography and General Aspects of the District
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities
Foreign and Absentee Proprietors
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, etc.
Administration
Meteorological and Medical Aspects
History

District of Lohárdagá

Topography and General Aspects
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities
Foreign and Absentee Landlords
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, etc.
Christian Missions
History
Administrative
Meteorological and Medical Aspects

Volume 17: Singbhum District, Tributary States of Chutia Nagpur, and Manbhum. (transcription project)[edit]

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Preface to Volume XVII. of The Statistical Account of Bengal
District of Singbhum

Topography and General Aspects of the District
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, Institutions, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological, Medical, etc.

The Tributary States of Chutia Nagpur

Topography, General Aspects, etc.
The People
Agriculture

Short Notice of the Tributary States of Chutia Nagpur

Bonai State
Chang Bhaker State
Gangpur State
Jashpur State
Korea State
Sarguja State
Udaipur State

District of Manbhum

Topography and General Aspects of the District
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological, Medical, etc.

Index

Volume 18: District of Cuttack and Balasor. (transcription project)[edit]

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Preface to Volume XVIII. of The Statistical Account of Bengal
District of Cuttack

Topography and General Aspects of the District
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, etc.
Administrative, etc.
Meteorological and Medical

District of Balasor

Topography and General Aspects of the District
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological and Medical

Index

Volume 19: District of Puri and the Orissa Tributary States. (transcription project)[edit]

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Preface to Volume XIX. of The Statistical Account of Bengal
District of Puri

Topography and General Aspects of the District
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Means of Communication, Manufactures, Commerce, etc.
Administrative
Meteorological, Medical, etc.
The Khurdha Subdivision

The Orissa Tributary States

Topography and General Aspects of the District
The People
Agriculture
Natural Calamities, etc.
Means of Communication, Trade, etc.
Administrative
Dispensaries
Short Accounts of the Tributary States

Appendix

Geological Account of Orissa

Index

Volume 20: Fisheries and Botany of Bengal, with General Index (transcription project)[edit]

Preface to Volume XX. of the Statistical Account of Bengal
The Fish and Fisheries of Bengal

Introductory Note by Surgeon-Major F. Day
Fisheries, &c., of Dinájpur, by Dr F. Buchanan-Hamilton
Fisheries, &c., of Rangpur, by
Fisheries, &c., of Purniah, by
Fisheries, &c., of Bhágalpur, by
Fisheries, &c., of Behar and Patná, by
Fisheries, &c., of Sháhábád, by
Fisheries, &c., of Gorakhpur, N.W.P., by
Clonclusion, by Dr. F. Day

List of Plants found in Bengal and Assam
General Index to Statistical Account of Bengal

General Index[edit]