MHS Conducts First Monsoon Series Lecture of 2019 at WNC
Maritime History Society conducted the First Monsoon Maritime Lecture on the topic ‘The Bombay Fort – Protector or Impediment?’ by Dr Rashna Poncha, Department of History, Sophia College on 21 June 2019 at Captain Mahendranath Mulla Auditorium, Mumbai. The talk was a narration of Mumbai from mid-16th Century to build the saga of the Bombay Fort, its raison d’etre and its demise. The transition from landward defence to maritime protection was a key highlight. The speaker was felicitated by Director General Naval Projects.