Andamans Cellular Jail

Port Blair is famous for the historic Cellular Jail and other small islands which were once home to British colonists.

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Andaman Islands

Lying on important East India Company trading routes in the Bay of Bengal, the British first colonized the Andamans in 1793.

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Transportation to the Andaman Islands 1858 to 1939.
Number of convicts remaining at end of a year from 1858 to 1939.