Hi everyone! We're hard at work trying to keep our community clean, so if you see any spam, please report it here and we'll review ASAP!  Thanks a million!
2,972 Users Online
  • 640,129,772 Downloads
  • 1,696,349 Wallpapers
  • 1,565,068 Members
  • 12,971,712 Votes
  • 5,965,287 Favorites
Upload Wallpapers

Categories

View All (65)
Amusement Parks (1,963)
Ancient (3,909)
Bridges (6,323)
Farms (1,269)
Houses (17,774)
Lighthouses (3,224)
Medieval (3,891)
Modern (4,281)
Monuments (2,749)
Religious (7,324)
Skyscrapers (3,769)
Other (15,293)
Get your weekly helping of fresh wallpapers!

Leave us feedback!
Support This Site

Gateway of India

Gateway of India - taj, gateway, bombay, india, mumbai
Flag This WallpaperAdd to FavoritesEnlarge Wallpaper
Wallpaper Description:
The Gateway of India was built to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary to Bombay, prior to the Delhi Durbar, in December 1911. The foundation stone was laid on 31 March 1911, by the Governor of Bombay Sir George Sydenham Clarke, with the final design of George Wittet sanctioned in August 1914. Between 1915 and 1919 work proceeded on reclamations at Apollo Bundar (Port)for the land on which the gateway and the new sea wall would be built. The foundations were completed in 1920, and construction was finished in 1924. The Gateway was opened on 4 December 1924, by the Viceroy, the Earl of Reading.
shaffi Uploaded by shaffi on . Gateway of India - Desktop Nexus Architecture Download free wallpapers and background images: Gateway of India. Desktop Nexus Architecture background ID 387638. The Gateway of India was built to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary to Bombay, prior to the Delhi Durbar, in December 1911. The foundation stone was laid on 31 March 1911, by the Governor of Bombay Sir George Sydenham Clarke, with the final design of George Wittet sanctioned in August 1914. Between 1915 and 1919 work proceeded on reclamations at Apollo Bundar (Port)for the land on which the gateway and the new sea wall would be built. The foundations were completed in 1920, and construction was finished in 1924. The Gateway was opened on 4 December 1924, by the Viceroy, the Earl of Reading. Rating: 4.2

Wallpaper Comments (1)

ramyadevims
Posted by ramyadevims on 06/20/10 at 11:48 AM
thank you for the information:)+1
Advertisement
Do you like this wallpaper?
Yes
+9
 
No
Download It!
Advertisement

Wallpaper Statistics

Total Downloads: 504
Times Favorited: 0
Uploaded By: shaffi
Date Uploaded: June 19, 2010
Filename: 2010_0111mumbai0218.JPG
Original Resolution: 3648x2736
File Size: 2.07MB
Category: Monuments

Share this Wallpaper!

Embedded:
Forum Code:
Direct URL:
(For websites and blogs, use the "Embedded" code)

Wallpaper Tags