Divisions of British India

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Colonial India
British Indian Empire
Imperial entities of India
Dutch India 1605–1825
Danish India 1620–1869
French India 1769–1954

Portuguese India
Casa da Índia 1434–1833
Portuguese East India Company 1628–1633

British India
East India Company 1612–1757
Company rule in India 1757–1858
British Raj 1858–1947
British rule in Burma 1824–1948
Princely states 1721–1949
Partition of India

The Divisions of British India were administrative units of the Government of the British Raj or Indian Empire.[1]

Divisions in Bengal

The seven Bengal Regulation Districts[2] were named as 'divisions' in 1851:

Divisions of Eastern Bengal and Assam

The divisions of Eastern Bengal and Assam Province in 1912:

Divisions in Baroda

Divisions in Bombay

Divisions in Burma

Divisions in Central India

Divisions of Hyderabad

Divisions in Rajputana

Divisions in Agra

Divisions in Oudh

Divisions in Punjab

See also


  1. Imperial Gazetteer of India. Published under the authority of His Majesty's Secretary of State for India in Council. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1907-1909
  2. William Cooke Taylor, A Popular History of British India, p. 505

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