and Archiving

How BACSA works & how we help

Conservation. We help to conserve old European cemeteries.
Preservation. We promote preserving historic tombs and monuments.
Archiving. We record old cemeteries and the inscriptions on the graves.

BACSA’s remit extends over a wide area of South and East Asia where the East India Company operated, with the exception of World War graves looked after by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Bringing together people with a concern for the European cemeteries, isolated graves and monuments in South Asia



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Latest News

Jhansi Domed Chhatri Memorial

Gwalior, Jhansi and Maharajpoor This is the fourth in a series of posts by Prof Peter Stanley, the distinguished Australian…

Pompous Graves, South Park Street Cemetery, Kolkata (Calcutta)

Anirban Bhadra, author of the BACSA publication ‘Pompous Graves’ recently led a very successful heritage walk through South Park Street…

BACSA recently agreed to commission the Centre for Heritage Conservation at CEPT (‘Centre for Environmental Planning and Technology’) University, Ahmedabad,…